BOOKS

Book Cornerbooks

While visiting the Sun Yat Sen Museum, enrich your knowledge by browsing the display of books published by Areca Books, a niche publisher specialising in cultural heritage, social history, visual arts and the environment.

 

 

The following books are published by Areca Books:

2014

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The Chulia in Penang 
by Khoo Salma Nasution

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The White Crocodile’s Tales :My Memoirs
by J.M.B. Hughes

Rumah_CoverRumah: An Ode to the Malay House
by Tenas Effendy

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Plague Fighter: The autobiography of a modern Chinese physician
by Wu Lien-Teh

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Living Pathways: Meditations on Sustainable Cultures and Cosmologies in Asia
 

by M. Nadarajah

Living-Landscapes-978x4652Living Landscapes, Connected Communities: Culture, Environment and Change Across Asia by Justine Vaz & Narumol Aphinives

2013

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Penang Hokkien Dictionary (English-Hokkien) 
by Luc de Gijzel

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My Days in the Sun 
by Mark Soo

PTFP editedPenang: The Fourth Presidency of India 1805-1830, Volume One: Ships, Men and Mansions 
by Marcus Langdon

2012

streets-of-georgetownStreets of George Town, An Illustrated Guide to Penang’s City Streets and Historic Attractions 
by Khoo Salma Nasution

2011

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Portraits of Penang: Little India 
by Ooi Cheng Ghee

IMG_4005Heritage Trees of Penang 
by Simon Gardner, Pindar Sidisunthorn and Lai Ee May

2010

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The Sara Saga 
by Manicasothy Saravanamuttu

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Giving Our Best: The Story of St George’s Girls’ School, Penang, 1885-2010 by Khoo Salma Nasution, Alison Hayes & Sehra Yeap Zimbulis

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Hail, Penang! Being the Narrative of Comedies and Tragedies in a Tropical Outpost, Among Europeans, Chinese, Malays and Indians 
by George Bilainkin

2008

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Sun Yat Sen In Penang (Simplified Chinese Version) byKhoo Salma Nasution

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Sun Yat Sen in Penang (Traditional Chinese Version) by Khoo Salma Nasution

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2007

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Tulila: Muzik Bujukan Mandailing 
by Edi Nasution

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Road To Dawn: Filming in Penang 
by Goh Mai Loon & Khoo Salma Nasution

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Days Gone By: Growing Up in Penang 
by Christine Wu Ramsay

2006

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Penang Trams, Trolley Buses and Railways 
by Ric Francis & Colin Ganley 
Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

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Penang La Porte des Secrets 
by Julia de Bierre & James Bain Smith 
Malaysian National Book Council’s ’50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011′

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Penang Through Gilded Doors 
by Julia de Bierre & James Bain Smith
Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011′

 

 

 

more than merchantMore Than Merchants: A History of the German-speaking Community in Penang 1800s-1940s 
by Khoo Salma Nasution 
Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

 

 

 

 

2003

IMG_4062Penang Postcard Collection: 1899-1930s 
by Khoo Salma Nasution & Malcolm Wade

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