'In straightforward fashion, Freeman presents a cornucopia of information, much of it well known but not as handily available as he makes it here.' CHOICE (Recommended title)
About the Author
Donald B. Freeman is Emeritus Professor of Geography, York University, Canada. His research interests include the historical geography of trade and development in the Pacific and Southeast Asia. His books include The Straits of Malacca: Gateway or Gauntlet?(2003).