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North Borneo and Sarawak.

Great Britain. Central Office of Information.

North Borneo and Sarawak.

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Published by H. M. Stationery Office in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sabah.,
  • Sarawak.
    • Subjects:
    • Sabah.,
    • Sarawak.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS646.33 .G67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5890176M
      LC Control Number63024196
      OCLC/WorldCa9500689


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Excerpt from The Natives of Sarawak and British North Borneo, Vol. 1 of 2: Based Chiefly on the Mss. Of the Late Hugh Brooke Low Sarawak Government Service About the origin and primitive purposes of Prefaces, the learned may dispute, basing their results on historical research into prefaces at large.

It is a probable opinion that the Preface 5/5(1). Get this from a library. North Borneo and Sarawak. [Great Britain.

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book. First published inthe books contain a detailed description of the customs, habits and mode of liveing of the diverse people of Sarawak and British north Borneo at the end of the XXth century.

Good copies, blue cloth cover, dust jackets a little used, otherwise tight and sound throughout. The book is a comprehensive compilation of all aspects of the geology of Northwest Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei and Sabah) and the contiguous South China and Sulu Seas. The sedimentary formations are described, their palaeontology tabulated and ages discussed.

Stratigraphic charts illustrate their relationships across the whole region. British Borneo Sketches of Brunai, Sarawak, Labuan, and North Borneo by W.

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The North Borneo dispute, also known as the Sabah dispute, is the territorial dispute between Malaysia and the Philippines over much of the eastern part of the state of Sabah, a territory known as North Borneo prior to the formation of the Malaysian Philippines, presenting itself as the successor state of the Sultanate of Sulu, retains a "dormant claim" on Sabah on the basis.

During the British colonial rule untilSarawak, Labuan and Sabah known as: Kingdom of Sarawak (–) – Crown Colony of Sarawak (–) (now Sarawak), Crown Colony of Labuan (–) (now Labuan) and North Borneo (–) – Crown Colony of North Borneo (–).

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3, likes 4 talking about this. North Borneo Historical Journal is a online bi-weekly journal. The North Borneo Historical Journal aims to bring to its readers Followers: K. Things to see & do in Sarawak, Borneo. Sarawak is a place of many stories. Where White Rajahs have come and gone.

Where orangutans are still, but may well go. Where indigenous folk have been for generations, and hold on tight to tradition and beliefs. It is one state among many in Borneo, but it is one where the stories just keep coming. Ivor D. Moore [1] produced a great book on this topic - "The Fiscal use of Postage & Revenue Stamps of British North Borneo" - this is, I think, the golden reference book on the postage and revenue stamps from North Borneo.

Revenue Stamps Revenue Stamps Revenue Surcharges 2. Banks State Bank of North Borneo Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank. Jesselton replaced Sandakan as the capital and the Crown continued to rule North Borneo until On 31 AugustNorth Borneo attained self-government.

The idea for the formation of a union of the former British colonies, namely, Malaya, Singapore, Sarawak and North Borneo was mooted as early as the late 19 th century, but it was Tunku.

Covers Brunei, Sabah, and northern Sarawak. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Soundings in fathoms. Land available for sale or sold indicated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset location map.

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Now you can read British Borneo Sketches of Brunai‚ Sarawak‚ Labuan‚ and North Borneo free from the comfort of your computer or mobile phone and enjoy other many other free books by W. Treacher. The book is a comprehensive compilation of all aspects of the geology of Northwest Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei and Sabah) and the contiguous South China and Sulu Seas.

The sedimentary formations are described, their palaeontology tabulated and ages discussed. Stratigraphic charts illustrate their relationships across the whole Edition: 1. First published inthis book sets out to systematically describe the non-Muslim peoples of Sabah.

Although today's readers may balk at instances of cultural chauvinism that were typical of the author's era and society, the book nonetheless remains an invaluable source of information on various aspects of Sabahan society ranging from traditional warfare, headhunting, and jungle and river.

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Covers Brunei, Sabah, and northern Sarawak. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. "W.J. Turner, R.G.S., Del." Altitudes in English feet. Published for the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Includes inset maps: The residency of Sarawak; General map of Borneo. New publications on North Borneo are few and far in between. Its emphasis is on the historical, cultural and photographic heritage of North Borneo, now known as Sabah.

However it may also encompass the other Borneon territories like Brunei or Sarawak. About the Book; North Borneo Sourcebook seeks to address the lack of available data for the languages of northern Borneo, where forty to fifty distinct languages are spoken in the Malaysian state of Sabah alone.

While members of the Summer Institute of Linguistics (SIL) have worked in Sabah for several decades and have published articles on individual languages, until now no comprehensive. Colonial passport for the colonised people of North Borneo For the previous installment on religion, please click HERE.

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The Commission of Enquiry in North Borneo and Sarawak Regarding Malaysian Federation is established to survey the views of the communities in North Borneo (Sabah) and Sarawak on the idea of Malaysia. It is also known as the Cobbold Commission, after its chairman Lord Cobbold (a former governor of the Bank of England).

1.—"NORTH BORNEO AND MALAYSIA" PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY OF THE GOVERNMENT OF NORTH BORNEO, JESSELTON, FEBRUARY ⁠ The British and Malayan Governments have agreed that the creation of a "Federation of Malaysia", embracing the 11 States of Malaya, Singapore, North Borneo, Sarawak and Brunei is a desirable aim.

They have not gone .Malaysia - Malaysia - Malaya and northern Borneo under British control: Except for Malacca, Western influence was negligible in Malaya and northern Borneo until the late 18th century, when Britain became interested in the area.

The British sought a source for goods to be sold in China, and in the British East India Company acquired the island of Penang (Pulau Pinang), off Malaya’s.