The Blockade of Kedah in 1838

A Midshipman's Exploits in Malayan Waters
Author(s): 
Osborn, Sherard
ISBN: 
019588860X
Date published: 
January 1987
Hardback
Price: 
£19.50
Pages: 
390

Sherard Osborn's The Blockade of Kedah in 1838 was originally published in 1857 as Quedah; or Stray Leaves from a Journal in Malayan Waters. It provides an entertaining description of a young man's life at sea 150 years ago, and stands as an informative social record of the times.