The Resource Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60 : the Role of the Special Branch in the Malayan Emergency, (electronic resource)

Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60 : the Role of the Special Branch in the Malayan Emergency, (electronic resource)

Label
Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60 : the Role of the Special Branch in the Malayan Emergency
Title
Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60
Title remainder
the Role of the Special Branch in the Malayan Emergency
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Malayan Emergency lasted from 1948 to 1960. During these tumultuous years, following so soon after the Japanese surrender at the end of the Second World War, the whole country was once more turned upside down and the lives of the people changed. The war against the Communist Party of Malaya's determined efforts to overthrow the Malayan government involved the whole population in one form or another. Dr Comber analyses the pivotal role of the Malayan Police's Special Branch, the government .
Cataloging source
NCLN
Dewey number
363.28
Index
index present
LC call number
  • JQ1062.A56 I67 2008
  • UB251.M36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60 : the Role of the Special Branch in the Malayan Emergency, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-317) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Table of Contents; 1. The nature of the Malayan Emergency; 1. The nature of the Malayan Emergency; 2. The Malayan Security Service and the evolution of the Special Branch; 2. The Malayan Security Service and the evolution of the Special Branch; 3. The Special Branch takes over (1948-49); 3. The Special Branch takes over (1948-49); 4. The principles of intelligence collection; 4. The principles of intelligence collection; 5. Agents of change (1949-52); 5. Agents of change (1949-52); 6. The rise of the Special Branch (1950-52): Sir William Jenkin
  • 10. 'The weather has been horrible'-- the Special Branch and communist communications: a case study11. The Special Branch on the Malayan-Thai frontier (1948-60): a case study; 11. The Special Branch on the Malayan-Thai frontier (1948-60): a case study; 12. Conclusion: the end of the Emergency (1957-60); 12. Conclusion: the end of the Emergency (1957-60); Abbreviations, acronyms and glossary; Abbreviations, acronyms and glossary; Note on transliteration; Note on transliteration; Bibliography; Bibliography; Index; Index; Photo plates; Photo plates
  • 6. The rise of the Special Branch (1950-52): Sir William Jenkin7. The Special Branch and the Briggs Plan; 7. The Special Branch and the Briggs Plan; 8. General Templer, Colonel Young and the Special Branch: the implementation of the Briggs Plan; 8. General Templer, Colonel Young and the Special Branch: the implementation of the Briggs Plan; 9. The Special Branch comes of age (1952-56); 9. The Special Branch comes of age (1952-56); 10. 'The weather has been horrible'-- the Special Branch and communist communications: a case study
Control code
000048829123
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 p.)
Governing access note
Access available to onsite users at SLQ, e-services members and Queensland public library (QPL) account holders
Isbn
9789812308290
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b3691650x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741492759
  • iseas9789812308306

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