Corpus ID: 128021022

Defence and Decolonisation in South-East Asia: Britain, Malaya and Singapore 1941-1967

  title={Defence and Decolonisation in South-East Asia: Britain, Malaya and Singapore 1941-1967},
  author={Karl Hack},
Part I Background: 1 frameworks - policy making metropolitan politics economic benefits economic constraints and strategy strategic concepts 2 1942 and "the lessons' of Singapore": the fall of Singapore a dominion of South East Asia. Part II 1945-54: 3 regional ambitions and limited resources - SEAC to the Asian cold war Britain, the US and South East Asia Britain, Australia and South East Asia Songkhla and the external defence of Malaysia 4 a bottomless pit? forces and bases - Indian forces… Expand
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