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Historical Sabah - The Chinese

By: Wong Tze Kan, Danny

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kota Kinabalu, 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005109

ISBN: 9838121045

Condition: New


Illustrated, pp x, 170, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [The second in the Historical Sabah Series, this book is an attempt to explore the various aspects of the history of the Chinese in Sabah. It traces the experience of the Chinese community in Sabah since their arrival at end of the 19th century until the end of World War II. Issues discussed include immigration, social change, economic activities, education, institutions, leaders and politics. The volume shows that the Chinese of Sabah and their other Southeast Asian counterparts not only share common roots but also possess many similar ... View more info

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Historical Sabah : Community and Society

By: Wong Tze Kan, Danny

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Kota Kinabalu, 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005105

ISBN: 9838120901

Condition: New


Illustrated, pp viii, 178, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [This book is an attempt to explore some aspects of Sabah’s social history. Tracing the foundation of earlier townships in Sabah, this book also looks into the lives of the various communities that formed the nucleus of Sabah’s multi-ethnic society, the elites of the society, the expatriates, the early development of sports and leisure time, the society’s reactions towards social problems, labour unrests. The book is unique in that it attempts to provide another dimension to Sabah’s history, the stories of the people indigenou... View more info