Palace, Political Party and Power:
A Story of the Socio-Political Development of Malay Kingship
New. As the author says in her preface to this book, Malaysia's kingship ia worthy of study because during the post-war period when most other monarchies around the world were losing their powers, Malaysia's hereditary rulers enjoyed something of a revival in the post-independence period. This survey from the British colonial period up to the present day must be the most exhaustive and enlightening study of the monarchy during this period. The book's 447 pages include some black and white historical photographs, genealogical tables of all the ruling houses chapters on
Weight 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by: National University of Singapore Press, Singapore, 2011 . First edition. ISBN: 9789971695071
Condition: New. Paperback.