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British territorial acquisitions in the countries that now comprise Malaysia and Singapore date back to 1786, when the Sultan of Kedah, menaced both by occasional Burmese and Siamese attacks, ceded Penang Island to the British East India Company in exchange for protection against his aggressive northern neighbours.

British territorial acquisitions in the countries that now comprise Malaysia and Singapore date back to 1786, when the Sultan of Kedah, menaced both by occasional Burmese and Siamese attacks, ceded Penang Island to the British East India Company in exchange for protection against his aggressive northern neighbours. Stock Photo
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CPA Media Pte Ltd / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

2B03AT8

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30.6 MB (1.9 MB Compressed download)

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Dimensions:

2777 x 3849 px | 23.5 x 32.6 cm | 9.3 x 12.8 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

26 June 2012

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This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.

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