In 1839, James Brooke became Sarawak first White Rajah.  This book is an account of his battles with a Skrang chef named Libau, whose Praise Name was Rentap - Earth Tremor. Overwhelmed by Brooke's superior weaponry, Rentap and his followers retreated to a remote Skrang mountains, where he established a well-fortified stockade on the saddle of the 3,000ft Bukit Sadok. Over a period of five years, Sadok became a symbol of resistance of the Sea Dayaks. With endnotes and bibliography.

Rentap: Warrior, Legend and Enigma

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  • ISBN

    9789834189419
  • Authors

    Ritchie, James; Edmund Langgu Anak Saga
  • Extent

    201
  • Format

    Paperback
  • Year

    2009
  • Publisher

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