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What Your Teacher Didn't Tell You

£34.99

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287 pp. Used but very good condition copy. Slight bump to the corner of the spine. Slight natural opening at p.316 due to where stitched. Tightly bound. Pages are clean. Farish A. Noor might just be Malaysia's hippest intellectual. His gifts are on full display in these expanded versions of public lectures that he delivered at The Annexe Gallery, Central Market Kuala Lumpur in 2008 and 2009. Find out how 'racial difference' became such a big deal in Malaysia, and contrast this against the way our distant ancestors lived. Discover the hidden stories of the keris, Hang Tuah and PAS. There's also quite a bit of sex. Erudite, impassioned and sometimes plain naughty, What Your Teacher Didn't Tell You is a stimulating plunge into aspects of our past that have been kept from us. There's even a bonus chapter! Illustrated with dozens of sepia-toned photographs, many from the author's collection of antiques.

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Author(s):
Noor, Farish A.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8 x 5 inches
Edition:
Sixth Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789834484538
Number of pages:
287
Publisher:
Matahari Books
Title:
What Your Teacher Didn't Tell You

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287 pp. Used but very good condition copy. Slight bump to the corner of the spine. Slight natural opening at p.316 due to where stitched. Tightly bound. Pages are clean. Farish A. Noor might just be Malaysia's hippest intellectual. His gifts are on full display in these expanded versions of public lectures that he delivered at The Annexe Gallery, Central Market Kuala Lumpur in 2008 and 2009. Find out how 'racial difference' became such a big deal in Malaysia, and contrast this against the way our distant ancestors lived. Discover the hidden stories of the keris, Hang Tuah and PAS. There's also quite a bit of sex. Erudite, impassioned and sometimes plain naughty, What Your Teacher Didn't Tell You is a stimulating plunge into aspects of our past that have been kept from us. There's even a bonus chapter! Illustrated with dozens of sepia-toned photographs, many from the author's collection of antiques.

Author(s):
Noor, Farish A.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8 x 5 inches
Edition:
Sixth Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789834484538
Number of pages:
287
Publisher:
Matahari Books
Title:
What Your Teacher Didn't Tell You

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