Microsoft Word - Malaya Emergency.doc
By Lawrence Flores,2014-02-08 10:29
Malaya was under the influence of the Cambodian Funan kingdom until the seventh
century, when it came under Sumatran domination. A Sumatran prince established a
kingdom in Malacca c.1403, which was taken over by the Portuguese in 1511. The Dutch
displaced the Portuguese in 1641. The English East India Company established trading
posts on Penang I..