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A History of Classical Malay Literature

Author: Liaw Yock Fang Translated by Razif Bahari & Harry Aveling Paperback, 516 pages Subjects: ..

RM180.00
A Life Beyond Boundaries -30%

A Life Beyond Boundaries

Author/Editor: Benedict Anderson New Pb205 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Memoir, Politics..

RM35.00 RM24.50
A People's History of Malaysia: With Emphasis on the Development of Nationalism -30%

A People's History of Malaysia: With Emphasis on the Development of Nationalism

This book presents a brief people’s history of Malaysia (formerly Malaya). Its approach is different..

RM30.00 RM21.00
Abdullah bin Abdul Kadir Munshi New

Abdullah bin Abdul Kadir Munshi

In 2 VolumesAuthor: Hadijah RahmatISBN: 978981120720Pages: 1276Year of Issue: 2020This set..

RM198.00
An Uncommon Hero: M.K. Rajakumar in Politics and Medicine -57%

An Uncommon Hero: M.K. Rajakumar in Politics and Medicine

Author: Tan Pek Leng Paperback, 451 pages Subject: History, Malaysia Condition: Good P..

RM70.00 RM30.00
Banditry in West Java 1869-1942 In Stock

Banditry in West Java 1869-1942

Author:  Margreet van Till Subjects: History, Indonesia, Netherlands Condition: Good Publisher: N..

RM105.00

Bangsa Melayu (English Version)

Malay Concepts of Democracy and Community, 1945–1950 (Second Edition) Author: Ariffin Omar Forewor..

RM45.00
Becoming Arab -0%

Becoming Arab

Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World Author: Sumit K. Mandal (University of No..

RM165.00 RM165.00
Beyond Romance: Fieldwork in Sarawak -30%

Beyond Romance: Fieldwork in Sarawak

Beyond Romance: Fieldwork In Sarawak offers a collection of fieldwork stories written..

RM38.00 RM26.60
Capitalism and Its Alternatives Out Of Stock

Capitalism and Its Alternatives

Author: Chris Rogers Subjects: Capitalism Condition: Good Publisher: Zed Books Published: 2014 ..

RM95.00
Challenging Malaysia's Status Quo -30%

Challenging Malaysia's Status Quo

History professor, consumer advocate, policy analyst and public intellectual par excellence Dr Lim T..

RM60.00 RM42.00
Chin Peng : My Side of History New

Chin Peng : My Side of History

Author: Chin PengPublisher: Media MastersISBN: 9789810486938Pages: 527Year of Issue: 2003Recoll..

RM75.00
Comet in Our Sky: Lim Chin Siong in History (New Edition) -63%

Comet in Our Sky: Lim Chin Siong in History (New Edition)

Editor: Poh Soo Kai New Pb210 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Politics, Singapore Conditio..

RM40.00 RM15.00
Concept of a Hero in Malay Society -48%

Concept of a Hero in Malay Society

"The author of this book attempts to study the Malay conception of the hero as projected by the ruli..

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Deals, Datus and Dayaks: Sarawak and Brunei in the Making of Malaysia -30%

Deals, Datus and Dayaks: Sarawak and Brunei in the Making of Malaysia

This book tells the story of Malaysia’s formation and its early struggle for survival. A treasure tr..

RM25.00 RM17.50
Dialog: Thoughts on Tunku's Timeless Thinking -82%

Dialog: Thoughts on Tunku's Timeless Thinking

DIALOG is a major new anthology of Tunku Abdul Rahman's enduring wit and wisdom, and the respon..

RM110.00 RM20.00
Fourteen Miles to Berjuntai -63%

Fourteen Miles to Berjuntai

Author: L. A. Vincent New Pb481 pp. Subjects: Fiction, History, Malaysia Condition: Good Publish..

RM32.00 RM12.00

I, KKK: The Autobiography of a Historian

Author: Khoo Kay Kim New Pb142 pp. Subjects: History, Autobiography Condition: Good Publisher: K..

RM50.00
Kaleidoscope: The Memoirs of P.G. Lim -29%

Kaleidoscope: The Memoirs of P.G. Lim

Author: P.G. Lim New Pb397 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Malaysia, Memoir, Politics Cond..

RM70.00 RM49.90
Kaleidoscope: The Memoirs of P.G. Lim -30%

Kaleidoscope: The Memoirs of P.G. Lim

Author: P.G. Lim Hardback, 397 pages Subjects: History, Memoir, Malaysia Condition: Good Publish..

RM120.00 RM84.00
Kerajaan: Malay Political Culture on the Eve of Colonial Rule -30%

Kerajaan: Malay Political Culture on the Eve of Colonial Rule

Second Edition Author: Anthony Milner New Pb274 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Malaysia..

RM48.00 RM33.60

Ketuanan Melayu: A Story of the Thinking Norm of the Malay Political Elite

AB Sulaiman was born in a remote jungle-fringe traditional Malay village named Kampong Selayang. Tod..

RM50.00
Life as the River Flows -30%

Life as the River Flows

This book is about how ordinary people like you and me have tried to achieve the extraordinary in a ..

RM50.00 RM35.00

Living in a Time of Deception

Author: Poh Soo Kai New Pb406 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Memoir, Politics, Singapore ..

RM50.00
Love & Struggle: Beyond the Rubber Estates -30%

Love & Struggle: Beyond the Rubber Estates

Author: Dave Anthony New Pb364 pp. Subjects: Fiction, History & Biography, Malaysia Condition..

RM35.00 RM24.50

Make Me An Instrument: The Singing Sister

Author: Nesamalar Chitravelu 226 pages, hardback Subjects: Biography, Malaysia, Education Conditi..

RM100.00
Malay Kingship in Kedah: Religion, Trade, and Society -50%

Malay Kingship in Kedah: Religion, Trade, and Society

Author: Maziar Mozaffari Falarti New Pb225 pp. Subject: Politics Condition: Good Publisher: SIRD..

RM40.00 RM20.00

My Nantah Story: The Rise and Demise of the People's University

Author: My Nantah Story Paperback, 412 pages Subjects: History Condition: Good Publisher: Ethos ..

RM70.00

Phoenix Rising: Pioneering Chinese Women of Malaysia

Author: Ho Tak Ming New Pb203 pp. Subjects: History, Gender, Malaysia Condition: Good Publisher:..

RM80.00
Raffles Renounced : Towards a Merdeka History New

Raffles Renounced : Towards a Merdeka History

Editors: Alfian Sa’at, Faris Joraimi, Sai Siew MinISBN: 9789811420382Pages: 280Year of Iss..

RM81.00
Rainforest Hero: The Life and Death of Bruno Manser -30%

Rainforest Hero: The Life and Death of Bruno Manser

Author: Ruedi Suter New Pb330 pp. Subjects: Environment & Ecology, History & Biography, Po..

RM55.00 RM38.50
Red Star Over The Third World -30%

Red Star Over The Third World

Author: Vijay PrashadPaperback, 131 pagesSubjects: History, Communism, Third WorldCondition: GoodPub..

RM25.00 RM17.50
Remembering Socialist China 1949-1976 -33%

Remembering Socialist China 1949-1976

Authors: Mobo Gao, Dongping Han, Hao Qi Paperback, 94 pages Subjects: Socialism, Co..

RM12.00 RM8.00
Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War 2-3 Days

Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War

Author: Che Guevara Subjects: Politics, Latin America, Memoir Condition: Good Publisher: Monthly ..

RM59.00
Retrospective: A Historiographical Aesthetic In Contemporary Singapore And Malaysia -50%

Retrospective: A Historiographical Aesthetic In Contemporary Singapore And Malaysia

Developed as an exploratory study of artworks by artists of Singapore and Malaysia, Retrospective at..

RM50.00 RM25.00
Rosalie: And Other Love Songs (Second Edition) -30%

Rosalie: And Other Love Songs (Second Edition)

Author: Saidah RastamPaperback, 365 pagesSubject: Music, History, Culture, MalayaCondition: GoodPubl..

RM65.00 RM45.50
Social Roots of the Malay Left -30%

Social Roots of the Malay Left

Author: Rustam A. Sani Subjects: Malaysia, History, Politics Condition: Good Publisher: SIRD Yea..

RM18.00 RM12.60
Socio-historical Development of the Kampung Cina Settlement in Kuala Terengganu -30%

Socio-historical Development of the Kampung Cina Settlement in Kuala Terengganu

Authors: Tan Yao Sua & Kamarudin Ngah Pb 103 pp Publisher: SIRD Published: 2013 No other..

RM22.00 RM15.40
Syed Husin Ali: Memoirs of a Political Struggle -56%

Syed Husin Ali: Memoirs of a Political Struggle

Author/Editor: Syed Husin Ali New Pb273 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Malaysia, Memoir, P..

RM45.00 RM20.00
Taming the Wild: Aborigines and Racial Knowledge in Colonial Malaya Out Of Stock

Taming the Wild: Aborigines and Racial Knowledge in Colonial Malaya

Author: Sandra Khor Manickam Subjects: Malaysia, Indigenous Studies, History Condition: Good Publ..

RM75.00

The 1963 Operation Coldstore in Singapore

Commemorating 50 Years Editors: Hong Lysa, Poh Soo Kai, Tan Kok Fang New Pb542 pp. Subjects: Hi..

RM65.00
The Chinese Language Movement in Malaysia, 1952-1967 -30%

The Chinese Language Movement in Malaysia, 1952-1967

Language, Ethnicity and Nation-Building in a Plural SocietyAuthors: Tan Yao Sua & Teoh Hooi SeeN..

RM20.00 RM14.00

The Development Dictionary

A Guide to Knowledge as Power Editor: Wolfgang Sachs New Pb306 pp. Subjects: Development, Social ..

RM30.00
The Development of Malaysian Capitalism -30%

The Development of Malaysian Capitalism

Author: Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux New Pb425 pp. Subjects: History & Biography, Economics, Malays..

RM65.00 RM45.50

The Flight of the Swans

Author: D. Devika Bai Subjects: Fiction, History Condition: Good Publisher: Monsoon Books Published:..

RM39.90
The Genealogy of Kings : Sulalat al-Salatin New

The Genealogy of Kings : Sulalat al-Salatin

Author: Tun Sri Lanang, Muhammad Haji Salleh (Translator)Publisher: Penguin Random HouseIS..

RM77.95
The History of Medicine and Health in Malaysia New

The History of Medicine and Health in Malaysia

Author: Lim Kean GheeISBN: 9789834080013Pages: 236Year of Issue: 2016From the PrefaceI have heard it..

RM40.00

The Legacy of MARDEC : Origin, Development and Contributions to the Natural Rubber Industry

Author: Jeyaraj C. Rajarao Subjects: History, Malaysia Pb 280 pp Condition: Good Publisher: UM P..

RM85.00
The Malaysian Estates Staff Provident Fund 1947-2017 -53%

The Malaysian Estates Staff Provident Fund 1947-2017

In this book, Jerayaj C. Rajarao provides a detailed and compelling account of the first provident f..

RM85.00 RM40.00
The Malaysian Islamic Party PAS 1951-2013 -55%

The Malaysian Islamic Party PAS 1951-2013

Islamism in a Mottled Nation Author: Farish A Noor New Pb260 pp. Subjects: History & Biogra..

RM40.00 RM18.00
The New & Correct Date of the Terengganu Inscription -57%

The New & Correct Date of the Terengganu Inscription

Author: Ahmat Adam Subjects: History, Malaysia Condition: Good Publisher: SIRD Published: 2017 ..

RM35.00 RM15.00

The Other Malaysia: Writings on Malaysia's Subaltern History

Author: Farish A. Noor Subjects: Essays, History, Culture Condition: Good Publisher: Silverfish B..

RM40.00
The People’s Constitutional Proposals for Malaya (70th Anniversary Edition) -30%

The People’s Constitutional Proposals for Malaya (70th Anniversary Edition)

Author: Syed Husin Ali, Ariffin Omar, Jeyakumar Devaraj, Fahmi RezaPaperback, 144 pagesSubject: Mala..

RM20.00 RM14.00
The Red Bicycle: A Historical Novel -30%

The Red Bicycle: A Historical Novel

Author: Dave Anthony New Pb393 pp. Subjects: Fiction, History & Biography, Malaysia Condition..

RM32.00 RM22.40

The Tamil Eelam Liberation Struggle

Author: Dr Murugar Gunasingam Subjects: Politics, Sri Lanka Condition: Good Publisher: MV Publica..

RM80.00
Traditionalism and the Ascendancy of the Malay Ruling Class in Colonial Malaya -30%

Traditionalism and the Ascendancy of the Malay Ruling Class in Colonial Malaya

In this original and perceptive study Donna J. Amoroso argues that the Malay elites’ preeminent posi..

RM55.00 RM38.50
Trauma, Memory and Transformation: Southeast Asian Experiences -67%

Trauma, Memory and Transformation: Southeast Asian Experiences

Editor: Sharon A Bong New Pb188 pp. Subjects: Social Studies, Southeast Asia Condition: Good Pub..

RM30.00 RM10.00
Two Faces: Detention Without Trial -30%

Two Faces: Detention Without Trial

Author: Syed Husin Ali New Pb169 pp. Subjects: Memoir, Politics Condition: Good Publisher: SIRD ..

RM20.00 RM14.00

Victorious Wives : The Disguised Heroine in Nineteenth-Century Malay Syair

Author: Mulaika Hijjas Subjects: History, Literature, Malaysia Condition: Good Publisher: NUS Pre..

RM45.00
Views from Pulau Pinang: Countering Modern Orientalism and Policy Perspectives -30%

Views from Pulau Pinang: Countering Modern Orientalism and Policy Perspectives

Views from Pulau Pinang brings together the writings of members of the Centre for Pol..

RM25.00 RM17.50
We Could **** You, Mr Birch -30%

We Could **** You, Mr Birch

Author: Kee Thuan Chye New Pb100 pp. Subjects: History, Theatre Condition: Good Publisher: SIRD ..

RM15.00 RM10.50

Women and War in the Middle East: Transnational Perspectives

Editors: Nadje Al-Ali and Nicola Pratt Subjects: Middle East, Palestine, Gender, Political Sci..

RM99.00

Natrah: In the Name of Love

This is the biography of Natrah: a Dutch girl who was fostered and raised by a Malay woman. Her true..

RM65.00
200 Years of Chinese Education in Malaysia: A Protean Saga -20%

200 Years of Chinese Education in Malaysia: A Protean Saga

200 Years of Chinese Education in Malaysia: A Protean Saga by Kua Kia Soong is the latest and fifth ..

RM40.00 RM32.00
A General Introduction To The Ink Brush | Pan Tianshou -20%

A General Introduction To The Ink Brush | Pan Tianshou

Publisher: Han Culture Centre MalaysiaAuthor: Pan TianshouPage: 108 pgYear of issue: 2019Language: E..

RM20.00 RM16.00
A Hundred Whys About Silk | Xu Deming -20%

A Hundred Whys About Silk | Xu Deming

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Xu DemingPage:195..

RM60.00 RM48.00
An Autobiography of a REBEL: KASSIM Ahmad -57%

An Autobiography of a REBEL: KASSIM Ahmad

“for so long we have perished in subjugationnow we live in defiance”An Autobiography of a Rebel is t..

RM28.00 RM12.00
AN EXAMINED LIFE: POLITICS AND PRINCIPLES -30%

AN EXAMINED LIFE: POLITICS AND PRINCIPLES

Publisher: SIRDAuthor: Sim Kwang YangPrice: RM32“Those who thought that change in Malaysia coul..

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Ancient Chinese CI Poetry | Xue Yukun -20%

Ancient Chinese CI Poetry | Xue Yukun

Publisher: Han Culture Chinese Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Xue YukunPa..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Ancient Chinese Fiction | Chen Guisheng & Shen Dongmei -20%

Ancient Chinese Fiction | Chen Guisheng & Shen Dongmei

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Chen Guisheng &am..

RM30.00 RM24.00
Ancient Chinese Geography | Huang Zhenwei -20%

Ancient Chinese Geography | Huang Zhenwei

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Huang ZhenweiPage..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Ancient Chinese History | Ma Yazhong -20%

Ancient Chinese History | Ma Yazhong

Publisher: Han Culture Chinese Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Ma YazhongPage: ..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Ancient Chinese Prose | Zhang Xiuling -20%

Ancient Chinese Prose | Zhang Xiuling

Publisher: Han Culture Chinese Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Zhang XiulingPag..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Ancient Chinese Science and Technology | Tu Xiaoma -20%

Ancient Chinese Science and Technology | Tu Xiaoma

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan dan Bahasa Pustaka (DBP)Author: Tu XiaomaPage: 70..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Ancient Chinese Teaching | Wang Haiyan, Xu Ying, Chen Guoan -20%

Ancient Chinese Teaching | Wang Haiyan, Xu Ying, Chen Guoan

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Wang Haiyan, Xu Y..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Anciet Chinese Sports | Yong Ming Jin Gang -20%

Anciet Chinese Sports | Yong Ming Jin Gang

Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)Author: Yong Ming Jin Gan..

RM20.00 RM16.00
Beguiled: On Larut Hills -5%

Beguiled: On Larut Hills

Author: Liew Suet FunAtop the southern end of Bintang Range, about 20 kilometres from the north-west..

RM80.00 RM76.00
Behind Barbed Wire: Chinese New Villages During The Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 -30%

Behind Barbed Wire: Chinese New Villages During The Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960

"Behind Barbed Wire looks behind the façade to ask what it was really like to be moved to, and live ..

RM68.00 RM47.60
Building the Party: Lenin 1893-1914 -30%

Building the Party: Lenin 1893-1914

The Russian Revolution of 1917 was one of the pivotal events in world history, and the Russian Bolsh..

RM75.00 RM52.50
Class, Race and Colonialism in Peninsular Malaysia: A Political History of Malaysian Indians -30%

Class, Race and Colonialism in Peninsular Malaysia: A Political History of Malaysian Indians

In Class, Race and Colonialism in Peninsular Malaysia: A Political History of Malaysian Indians, Mic..

RM40.00 RM28.00

Confronting Corporate Power

“It has been my privilege to live a life of research, study and engagement across five continents du..

RM30.00
Dialog: Thoughts On Tunku's Timeless Thinking (Second Edition) -67%

Dialog: Thoughts On Tunku's Timeless Thinking (Second Edition)

Welcome to the 2nd edition of DIALOG, a major anthology of Tunku Abdul Rahman’s timeless wisdom – a..

RM60.00 RM20.00
From Decolonization to Ethno-Nationalism: A Study of Malaysia’s School History Syllabuses and Textbooks 1905 - 2020 -30%

From Decolonization to Ethno-Nationalism: A Study of Malaysia’s School History Syllabuses and Textbooks 1905 - 2020

Author: Santhiram R. RamanPublisher: SIRDISBN: 9789672464259Santhiram’s critique of history edu..

RM28.00 RM19.60
From Jail To Jail Volume I -30%

From Jail To Jail Volume I

From Jail to Jail is the political autobiography of Sutan Ibrahim gelar Tan Malaka, an enigmatic and..

RM45.00 RM31.50
From Jail To Jail Volume II & III -30%

From Jail To Jail Volume II & III

From Jail to Jail is the political autobiography of Sutan Ibrahim gelar Tan Malaka, an enigmatic and..

RM65.00 RM45.50
Historical Imagination And Cultural Responses To Colonialism And Nationalism -30%

Historical Imagination And Cultural Responses To Colonialism And Nationalism

‘The basis of our historical imagination is the intellectual’s (or historian’s) critical thinking an..

RM40.00 RM28.00
Home is Where We Are Out Of Stock

Home is Where We Are

Does home have to be a country or a city?... Or is home this house or that? We have been fortunate....

RM75.00
How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions ? (Abridged Edition) -31%

How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions ? (Abridged Edition)

Once of central importance to left historians and activists alike, recently the concept of the “bour..

RM65.00 RM45.00
Imagined Malaysia Review Issue 1: Historiography -25%

Imagined Malaysia Review Issue 1: Historiography

IM Review is a collection of writings that offers new perspectives on history, culture, and current ..

RM20.00 RM15.00
Islam and Socialism | Professor Dr Syed Hussein Alatas -30%

Islam and Socialism | Professor Dr Syed Hussein Alatas

Author: Professor Dr Syed Hussein AlatasTranslator: Sharifah Afra AlatasPublisher: Gerakbudaya Enter..

RM30.00 RM21.00
Johor Local History, Local Landscapes -25%

Johor Local History, Local Landscapes

Title: Johor Local History, Local Landscapes ISBN: 9789671488126Author: P. Lim Pui HuenPub..

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Kaatu Perumal: Folk Hero of Sungai Siput -30%

Kaatu Perumal: Folk Hero of Sungai Siput

In this piece of writing based on oral history, we get a glimpse of Perumal, the communist fighter w..

RM18.00 RM12.60
Keris and Other Malay Weapons -0%

Keris and Other Malay Weapons

The author wrote in his opening chapter:The keris is undoubtedly the distinctive Malay weapon. It is..

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Kill The Major: The true story of the Allied guerrilla hunt for the last Japanese forces in Borneo -57%

Kill The Major: The true story of the Allied guerrilla hunt for the last Japanese forces in Borneo

"One of those amazing stories that wars throw up." Steven Carroll, Sydney Morning HeraldTh..

RM35.00 RM15.00
Lenin and the Revolutionary Party -30%

Lenin and the Revolutionary Party

For generations, historians of the right, left, and center have all debated the best way to understa..

RM70.00 RM49.00

Lessons From My School

The Journey of the French Nuns and their convent schools..

RM59.00
Life Under Taliban by Masuma Tavakoli -30%

Life Under Taliban by Masuma Tavakoli

Bold & Powerful: These two words aptly describe Masuma Tavakoli’s book, Life Under Taliban. Cons..

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Lim Kit Siang: Patriot. Leader. Fighter

Publisher: REFSAAuthor: Liew Chin TongPage: 250 pageYear of issue: 2021Language: EnglishTh..

RM50.00

Mataram : A Novel of Love, Faith and Power In Early Java

Seventeenth-century Java is in turmoil between its Hindu-Buddhist past and its Muslim future, while ..

RM54.90
MekongReview Volume 3, Number 4 (August 2018-October 2018) -6%

MekongReview Volume 3, Number 4 (August 2018-October 2018)

Mekong Review is a quarterly literary journal publishing fiction, essays, reviews and poet..

RM26.50 RM25.00