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Title Fiction and faction in the Malay world / edited by Mohamad Rashidi Pakri and Arndt Graf
Published Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 241 pages :) : illustrations
Summary This book offers a variety of essays and perspectives on some of the foreigners and traders who came to the Malay World and wrote fiction and "faction" (writing that portrays real people or events in a dramatised manner) during their sojourn - regardless of whether they continued to stay in the region, returned to their home country, or migrated to another country. The essays tend to cross generic and disciplinary boundaries as the contributors of this book are drawn from various fields withi .
Notes Papers originally presented at a conference held November 2010, Goethe-University of Frankfurt
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Malay literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Travelers' writings -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Malaya -- Description and travel -- Congresses.
Malaya -- In literature -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Graf, Arndt.
Mohamad Rashidi Pakri.
ISBN 129964578X (ebk)
1443846511 (electronic bk.)
9781299645783 (ebk)
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