A history of Malaya and her neighbours

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Author / Creator:Moorhead, Francis Joseph.
Imprint:[Kuala Lumpur] Longmans of Malaysia [1965]
Description:2 volumes illustrations, maps, portraits 23 cm
Subject:Malay Peninsula -- History.
Asia -- Malay Peninsula.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1938130
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
Other form:Online version: Moorhead, Francis Joseph. History of Malaya and her neighbours. [Kuala Lumpur] Longmans of Malaysia [1965]
Table of Contents:
  • V.1-Pt.1-Malaya and her Neighbours to 1511
  • Chapter I.-Introduction
  • the geographical back ground (pg.3)
  • Chapter II.-The ancient sea route between China and the West (pg.10)
  • Chapter III.-Malaya : the land and the people by the First Century A.D. (pg.19)
  • Chapter IV.The influence of India and China on S.E. Asia (pg.28)
  • Chapter V.-The empire of Funan and other Idianised States (First Century A.D. to A.D. 627) (pg.43)
  • Chapter VI.-The rise of Sri Vijaya and the Sailendra dynasty in Java (To c. 1270) (pg.80)
  • Chapter VIII.-The Mongol invasions and the fall of Sri Vijaya (pg.90)
  • Chapter IX.-The Malacca Sultanate to the eve of its fall (1444-1511) (pg.147)
  • Pt.2-The Portuguese in South-East Asia (1511-1641)
  • Chapter XIII.D'Albuquerquer and the beginnings of the Portuguese empire in the east (pg.151)
  • Chapter XIV.-D'Albuquerquer sets sail for Malacca (pg.157)
  • Chapter XV.-D'Albuquerquer conquest of Malacca (1511-12) (pg.164)
  • Chapter XVI.-The fortress and settlement of Malacca during the Portugese period (1511-1641) (pg.177)
  • Chapter XVII.-The trade and missiionary activities of the Portuguese empire (pg.205)
  • Chapter XIX.-The Portuguese and their enemies (pg. 219)
  • v.2-Pt.3 (Malaya 1600-1874)
  • Chapter I.-The rise of the Dutch power in Indonesia (1600-1874) (pg.6)
  • Chapter II.-The development of the Peninsular Malay States to 1641 (pg. 24)
  • Chapter III.-Malacca under Ductch occupation (pg.48)
  • Chapter IV.-The decline of Sultanate of Johore (1641-1745) (pg. 74)
  • Chapter V.The Dutch, Malays and Bugis (1745-1812) (pg.91)
  • Chapter VI.-The British search for a port in South-East Asia (1770-1820) (pg.106)
  • Chapter VII.-Anarchy in the Malay States to 1874
  • external troubles (pg.126)
  • Chapter VIII.-Anarchy in the Malay States to 1874
  • internal troubles (pg. 141)
  • Pt.4-British Malaya and Merdeka (1874-1957)
  • Chapter IX.-Political development under British rule (pg.160)
  • Chapter X.-Economic and social change under British rule (pg.186)
  • Chapter XI.-Events leading to Merdeka, 31st August 1957 (pg. 200)
  • Chapter XII.- Conclusion
  • The Race of Malaya (p.213)