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Sunset of the Empire in Malaya

A New Zealander"s Life in the Colonial Education Service

by T.K. Taylor

  • 24 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Radcliffe Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Indo-China - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Malaysia,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Australia & New Zealand - General,
  • History / Southeast Asia,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography,
  • Education,
  • Malaya,
  • New Zealand,
  • Teachers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9325569M
    ISBN 101845111117
    ISBN 109781845111113

      Like Rhys’s Caribbean intervention into Brontë’s English drama, A View of the Empire at Sunset is an act of homage as well as critique. Phillips, always a measured and careful writer, here mimics Rhys’s precise itemizations of the deprivations and humiliations of everyday life. Get this from a library! The British Empire: sunrise to sunset. [Philippa Levine] -- The empire is typically viewed as distant and tropical; by contrast, this book examines the effects of the empire on men, women and children across the globe: both those under imperial rule and those.


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Sunset of the empire in Malaya: a New Zealander's life in the Colonial Education Service. [T K Taylor] -- In this rich and rewarding memoir, T.K. Taylor describes his experiences in schools from Kuala Lumpur to Johore Bahru as he worked in the Colonial Service to help rebuild the country in the aftermath.

Sunset of the Empire in Malaya: A New Zealander's Life in the Colonial Education ServiceT.K. Taylor. These are the memoirs of a New Zealand educator who was in Malaya from to He started as a master in Taiping, was headmaster at schools in Klang and Johor, before ending up as Senior Education Officer for account, although rich in anecdotes, betrays a genuine.

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