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Borneo in history

Universiti Brunei Darussalam. Perpustakaan.

Borneo in history

a catalogue of books in the Borneo collection of the University Library describing Borneo before 1960

by Universiti Brunei Darussalam. Perpustakaan.

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Published by University Library, University Brunei Darussalam in Brunei Darussalam .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Borneo
    • Subjects:
    • Borneo -- History -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Simon Francis.
      SeriesUBD library bibliography series ;, no. 4, Siri bibliografi Perpustakaan U.B.D. ;, no. 4.
      ContributionsFrancis, Simon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3246 .U68 1990, DS646.3 .U68 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination70 p. :
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1261270M
      LC Control Number94943606

      THE LAST FORGOTTEN CAMPAIGN IN THE PACIFICThis is the true story of three American Army Companies that served alongside the Australian Army in recapturing the island of Borneo from the Japanese Imperial Army at the end of the Pacific War. It is a long forgotten event in the history .   OPERATION BORNEO, by Gerard R. Case and James A. Pounds, is an incredible archive of one of the final chapters of World War II. Filled with countless pictures, the account of the missions in the South Pacific places the reader back in s: 3.

      "This book surveys Borneo under Western colonialism, examines pre-war Japanese interests in Borneo, and analyses the Japanese military invasion and occupation. It goes on to consider the nature of Japanese rule in Borneo, contrasting the different regimes of the Imperial Japanese Army, which ruled the north, and the Navy, which ruled the south. North Borneo History Enthusiasts. 3, likes 37 talking about this. A community of ordinary (and some not so ordinary) Sabahans who congregate to share and reclaim Sabah's histories.

      bôr´nēō˝ [key], island ( pop. 9,,), c, sq mi (, sq km), largest of the Malay Archipelago and third largest island in the world, SW of the Philippines and N of Java. Indonesian Borneo (called Kalimantan by the Indonesians and. Borneo has some of the world’s most wildlife-rich equatorial rainforests, incredible landscapes (above and below the waves) and rich indigenous culture. Lonely Planet is your passport to Borneo, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice.


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The history is interwoven with the history of Brunei and the history of Malaysia, which Sabah was previously part of and is currently part of respectively. The earliest recorded history of Sabah being part of any organised civilisation began in the early 15th century during.

Borneo; History; Borneo in detail. History. Considering Borneo's remote location it comes as no surprise that the island has rarely served as a major commercial or cultural crossroads. But neither has it been isolated from Asia's trade routes and religious currents.

India and China have influenced Borneo's people for years, and since the. A History of Photography of North Borneo, Part 2 by Lim Pitt Kent Arthur Bruce Charles Francis (–) — Author Photographer by Lim Pitt Kent The Unknown Gradgrind: Ivor Evans and Colonial Ethnography in Borneo and Malaya by A.V.M.

Horton. Borneo -- An Awesome Island - PBS. We are an independent book publisher specialising in a broad range of subjects relevant to Borneo and SE Asia. 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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Commemorative History of Sabah Author: Anwar Sullivan and Celilia Leong Under Charted Company Rule (North Borneo ) Author K.G.

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Government and History of Borneo. Borneo’s Indonesian provinces spread across the southwest, south, and east. They were ruled by the Dutch before Indonesia became an independent nation in Many of the people live in the west, where the major city is Pontianak.

Balikpapan is the refinery center for eastern Borneo’s oil. Borneo has the largest stretch of rainforest left intact in Southeast Asia, and the third largest rainforest on earth. The Heart of Borneo is the name given to this large stretch of intact rainforest on the island. You can visit the Danum Valley Rainforest that forms part of the Heart of Borneo in Sabah.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. This book highlights an unknown aspect of Japanese immigrants and investments in Sabah (then North Borneo) during the pre-war period.

Although Sabahans know of the existence of the Japanese presence on the east coast, the details remain virtually unknown., her the author presents previously unpublished historical facts on the Japanese. Borneo is the third largest island in the world and can be found at the centre of maritime southeast stratively, this island is divided between Indonesia, Malaysia and sia's region of Borneo is called "Kalimantan" (although Indonesians use the term for the whole island), while Malaysia's region of Borneo is called East Malaysia or Malaysian Borneo.

Views of British North Borneo with a Brief History of the Colony The British North Borneo Company This was published as a puff piece by the The British North Borneo Company in Through photographs and statistics the book trumpets the Company's success in establishing itself and expanding its influence in a little more than a decade before this book was published.

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Borneo» City Info» History. For most of the millennium, Borneo remained secluded from the rest of the world. Its location further than any other Indian trade routes, made it not the most sought out destination for trade routes.

However, by Indian, Chinese and Javanese manuscripts, it is derived that the western coastal cities of Borneo had. In the heart of southeast Asia lies Borneo, known for its diverse wildlife including the beautiful orangutans, and it's stunning natural rainforests and jungles.

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This book presents a great deal of new research findings on the history of Borneo, the history of Sulawesi and the interrelationship between the two islands. Some specific chapters focus on empires and colonizers, including the activities of James Brooke in Sulawesi, of Chinese mining communities in Borneo and of the the quisling issue in immediate post-war Sarawak.

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Even at first glance there is little doubt that this book .Books set in Borneo: [The Awakening, Flashman's Lady, Fantasy, Into the Heart of Borneo, Almayer's Folly, The Two Sisters of Borneo, The Daw.Borneo - Borneo - History: Evidence for prehistoric human occupation of Borneo has been found at Neah Cave in Sarawak, including fossil bones, stone tools, and wall and ceiling paintings.

Borneo is first mentioned in Ptolemy’s Guide to Geography of about ce. Roman trade beads and Indo-Javanese artifacts have been discovered that give evidence of a flourishing civilization dating to the.