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The Peoples of Malaysia - Fay-Cooper Cole
The Peoples of Malaysia - Fay-Cooper Cole
USD35.00
Manufacturer Number: ML361
Stock Status: In Stock
The Peoples of Malaysia... by... Fay-Cooper Cole... In this book, Cole, an anthropologist from the University of Chicago, sets himself a large task, i.e. to describe the history, manners and customs of the Phillipines, present day Indonesia and Malaysia and some of the Pacific Islands. He confines himself...

The Peoples of Malaysia

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Fay-Cooper Cole

 

In this book, Cole, an anthropologist from the University of Chicago, sets himself a large task, i.e. to describe the history, manners and customs of the Phillipines, present day Indonesia and Malaysia and some of the Pacific Islands. He confines himself to people of Malayic or pre-Malayic origin. The purpose of the book was to inform colonial decision makers in the immediate post World War II era as they weighed up their future. 354 pages including chapters on Prehistory of Malaysia and the Adjacent Mainland, Historical Review, The Pygmies, The Sakai, The Malay of the Peninsula, The Phillipines, Borneo, Bali, Java, Sumatra & Nias. There are about 40 illustrations and maps, three appendices on Tribal Maps, Physical Types and a Distribution Chart of Cultural Traits respectively as well as a bibliography and index. Very Good Second Printing Hardback in a Good Dust Jacket

Weight 0.60 Kg. Postage within Malaysia is free

Condition: The dust jacket is ragged around the edges and has some loss in one corner. There is a previous owner's stamp on one edge of the text block and the inside front cover. The binding is tight, the text clear and there is very mild tanning of the pages.