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The Chinese in Malaya - Victor Purcell
The Chinese in Malaya - Victor Purcell
$49.00
Manufacturer Number: ML484
Stock Status: In Stock
The Chinese in Malaya... - -... Victor Purcell... Purcell, drawing on the experiences of his twenty year career in the Malayan Civil Service, including being Principal Adviser on Chinese Affairs immediately after World War II, produced the first study of the Chinese community in the country. 327 pages. The book is divided...

The Chinese in Malaya

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Victor Purcell

Purcell, drawing on the experiences of his twenty year career in the Malayan Civil Service, including being Principal Adviser on Chinese Affairs immediately after World War II, produced the first study of the Chinese community in the country. 327 pages. The book is divided into the following parts

  • I - Early History, 
    II - Special Aspects of the Chinese in Malaya &
  • III - Recent Developments, 1939-46.
  • There is an appendix on the Baba Language, two appendices on population statistics, one on the sex ratio amongst the different races, another on Chinese clan divisions, a bibliography, index and two pages of maps including a pull out one.. Very Good Paperback. Reprint of the 1948 edition.

Weight 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Oxford University Press,London, 1978. ISBN 0196380855

Condition: The cover has minimal wear and there is a little scuffing on the text block. The rest of the book looks new except that one page appears to have been cut out and neatly stuck in again.