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New PDF release: A History of Brunei

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By Graham Saunders

ISBN-10: 070071698X

ISBN-13: 9780700716982

ISBN-10: 1138863459

ISBN-13: 9781138863453

the single full-length research of the Brunei Sultanate from the earliest instances to the current. First released in 1994 and a sell-out good fortune, RoutledgeCurzon is happy to provide this new version, up to date to the current. Saunders skilfully elucidates historiographical controversies over very important occasions, folks and advancements in Brunei's earlier that are nonetheless vital concerns in defining Brunei's id and its political and social platforms this present day. those controversies, over the antecedents of the Sultanate, the date of the conversion to Islam, the reigns of the early sultans, early contacts with Europeans and others, hold their relevance. Newly provided are interpretations of occasions for the reason that 1945 through the transition from safe nation to complete independence, and thence to the current Malay Islamic Monarchy.

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