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British imperialism in Malaya

Labour Research Dept.

British imperialism in Malaya

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Published by Labour Research Department in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British -- Malaysia -- Malaya.,
  • Malaya -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    WSU MASC copy is: 002-102584612.

    Statementprepared by the Labour Research Department.
    SeriesColonial series -- no. 2.
    ContributionsLibrary of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16599934M

    Summary: From until its independence in , India was ruled by two periods of British imperialism, first through the British East India Company and later through direct control by the British periods of imperialism resulted in many changes in Indian culture and economy that forever changed India's destiny. While the British implemented many changes .


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