The Straits Chinese House: Domestic Life and Traditions

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Editions Didier Millet, 2006 - History - 123 pages
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The Straits Chinese or Peranakan community is perhaps one of the oldest overseas Chinese communities in history, having established itself in the Malay archipelago as early as the seventeenth century.

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Contents

Section 1
47
Section 2
67
Section 3
80

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About the author (2006)

Peter Lee was born in Peking, China, in 1936. He studied at the University of California at Berkeley and the Sorbonne in Paris and has worked as a writer, translator, magazine editor, and professor. He now lives in retirement in Thailand.

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