The Architecture of Malaysia
Yeang, a practicing Malaysian architect, presents what is probably the most comprehensive study of Malaysia's varied architecture at the end of the 20th century. The extensive selection of black and white photographs is accompanied by scholarly, but readable text. 352 pages with an index, bibliography & glossary. The book's chapters include 1 - Early History & Architecture, 2 - The British in Penang, 3 - The Founding of Kuala Lumpur, 4 - The Malay Peninsula at the Turn of the Century, 5 - 19th Century Architectural Typologies, 7 - Malaya in the Early 20th Century, 8 - British North Borneo (Sabah) and Sarawak, 9 - From the Second World War to Independence, 10 - Architects in Malaysia in the 1950's and 1960's, 11 - The Period of Malaysianisation & 12 - The 1980's & 1990's. Very Good Hardback in a Very Good Dust Jacket. First Edition.
Weight: 2 kg. Post free within Malaysia, but may incur additional charges when posted outside Malaysia
Condition : The dust jacket looks new except for a nick at the top of the spine. Similarly the book itself looks new except for a cracked hinge at the inside front cover which does not affect the binding.