Perak and the Malays : "sārong" and "krīs"

A detailed book on Perak from its history, people, religion, fruits, animals, sea-fish, insects, their dress, villages to Pangkor treaty and the future of Perak.

 

Title
Perak and the Malays : "sārong" and "krīs"
Creator
McNair, John Frederick Adolphus, 1828-1910
Subject
Recreation>>Places of Interest
Perak--Description and travel
Sports, recreation and travel>>Travel>>Asia>>Southeast Asia
Places of interests
Places of interest
Publisher
Tinsley Brothers, 1878
Digital Description
application/pdf, 50260 KB, 506 p. : ill., maps.
Table of Contents
Partial Contents: ch. I. Perak
ch. II. Elephant-tracks
ch. III. Mineral productions
ch. IV. The ancient knowledge of the mineral productions of Perak and the peninsula
ch. V. Vegetable productions
ch. VI. Fruits: The durian
ch. VII. Vegetable-food supply
ch. VIII. Noxious animals
ch. IX. Sea-fish
ch. X. Insect pests...
ch. XXXII. The attack of Passir Sala
ch. XXXIII. The southern column
ch. XXXIV. The capture of Ismail
ch. XXXV. Hints to settlers
ch. XXXVI. The ascent of Mount Ophir from Malacca
ch. XXXVII. The future of Perak.
All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2007.

 

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