Malay Sketches [Sir Frank Swettenham] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hard to find. Malay sketches by, , J. Lane edition, Cover of: Malay sketches | Swettenham, Frank Athelstane Sir. Malay sketches. Swettenham, Frank. Title: Malay Sketches Author: Sir Frank Athelstane Swettenham Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head, (3rd edition) Condition: Decorative cloth.
|Published (Last):||21 May 2011|
|PDF File Size:||8.56 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||7.31 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Newsletter Click on the button below and enter your name and email address to get the latest updates about books, events, and more!
swettwnham Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Nina marked it as to-read Apr 30, And even though Swettenham was writing as a British, for a British audience, Malay Sketches manages to preserve some respect for Malay culture.
Mar 18, Kast rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mohd Azrul marked it as to-read Jan 19, In Selangor office, the development of coffee and tobacco estates had successfully promoted by him, while in the swrttenham, helped boost tin earnings by constructing a railway from Kuala Lumpur it was capital of Selangor at that timeto the port of Klang, which was later named Port Swettenham in his honour.
Johanna rated it liked it Jun 29, Izmir Raja rated it it was amazing Oct 10, He was one of close to forty former British empire officials to actually oppose the Malayan Union. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. No trivia or quizzes yet.
King’s HouseKuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Evelyn Tan marked it as to-read Nov 21, AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Malay sketches ( edition) | Open Library
Wati Mohamed marked it as to-read Mar 10, Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Swwettenham ask other readers questions about Malay Sketchesplease sign up. John Malah, The Bodley Head, Swettenham makes some interesting observations, but the reader should always bear in mind that this was written by a European who respected the people he described, but also looked maalay on them. Paperbackpages. It’s already in the wishlist! He also had a romantic streak; you’ll find that his narrative prose is swettenahm lyrical.
Zulhelmi Zulkifly rated it liked it Jul 23, Mya Nurmieyana marked it as to-read Nov 21, Published December 1st by Graham Brash Pte. The Commission was successful in freeing many women taken as captives during the Larut Wars —73getting stockades dismantled and getting the tin mining business going again. His portrayal sketchds their maladministration under native rulers and his warnings of possible intervention by rival European powers led to British penetration of those states in the early s.
Explore the Home Gift Guide. Sir Frank Athelstane Swettenham Publisher: A rated it it was amazing Jan 05, Resident-General of the Federated Malay States — The Commission was successful in freeing many women taken as captives during the Larut Wars —73getting stockades dismantled and getting the tin mining business going again.
He attended the federation, along with the title of resident-general after he secured an agreement of federation from the states of Perak, Selangor, Negri Sembilan, and Pahang inwhen he was a resident of Perak state. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The revolting practice of debt-slavery, under which the slaves often suffered indescribable wrongs, was rife int he land, and, though contrary to the Mohammadan religion, was supported and clung to by all the upper classes.
Click on the button below and enter your name and email address to get the latest updates about books, events, and more!
Howe-Siang Tan rated it liked it Jan 07, Open Preview See a Problem? Abdul Rahman marked it as to-read Jul 30, British Resident of Selangor — Aziz Abu added it Jul 15, The white man was an unknown and unfeared quantity. British Resident of Perak — Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.