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Days Gone By: Growing up in Penang

RM 50.00

Growing up in a house full of amahs, Christine Wu Ramsay describes her childhood in the Straits Settlement of Penang, beginning with how her great-grandfather became a mining magnate and Vice Consul of China. Using over a hundred photographs from her family album, she portrays a way of life and philosophy where the practice of polygamy and the ownership of bondmaids were accepted facets of life.


Format: Hardcover
Size: 24.7 x 17.2 x 1.7 cm, 175 pp., 650 g
Publisher: Areca Books, Revised Edition, 2007
Language: English
ISBN: 978-983-42834-6-9
Price: RM50

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Weight 0.65 kg
Dimensions 24.7 × 17.2 × 1.7 cm


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