restricted access   Volume 86, Part 1, June 2013, No. 304

Table of Contents


The 'Discovery' of Penang Island at Tanjong Tokong before 1785: Bapu Alaidin Meera Hussein Lebai and Captain Francis Light

pp. 1-29

The Stamp Office Records, 1920s-1930s: A Neglected Database on Kedah's Propertied Class

pp. 31-60

Chettiar Moneylenders and Rural Credit in British Malaya

pp. 61-78

The 'Everett Collection from Borneo Caves' in the Natural History Museum, London: Its Origin, Composition and Potential for Research

pp. 79-112


Three Men and a Bird - Motley, Dillwyn, Stickland, and Copsychus stricklandii - and an Introduction to Bornean Nature for Alfred Russel Wallace

pp. 113-119

Book Reviews

The Battle of Penang: 28th October 1914 by J. R. Robertson (review)

pp. 121-122

Anthony Reid and the Study of the Southeast East Asian Past ed. by Geoff Wade and Li Tana (review)

pp. 122-124

To Cage the Red Dragon: SEATO and the Defence of Southeast Asia 1955-1965 by Damien Fenton (review)

pp. 124-127

Ancestors in Borneo Societies: Death, Transformation, and Social Immortality ed. by Pascal Couderc and Kenneth Sillander (review)

pp. 127-129

Red Star Over Malaya: Resistance and Social Conflict During and After the Japanese Occupation of Malaya, 1941-46 by Cheah Boon Kheng (review)

pp. 130-132

China as a Sea Power, 1127-1368: A Preliminary Survey of the Maritime Expansion and Naval Exploits of the Chinese People during the Southern Song and Yuan Periods by Lo Jung-Pang (review)

pp. 132-134

Kaleidoscope: The Memoirs of P. G. Lim by P. G. Lim (review)

pp. 134-137