Editors. "Straits Settlements become a Crown Colony". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18534, accessed 11 December 2016.]
Straits Settlements become a Crown Colony (28 words)
Historical Context Note
The Straits Settlements (now all, except for Singapore, parts of Malaysia), which had been under the rule of the East India Company, now become a British Crown Colony.18534 Straits Settlements become a Crown Colony 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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