Sunday, 2 February 2014

1893, When the French and the British Fought to Rule Southeast Asia

An amusing article about the bad old days of French and British Colonialism in Southeast Asia:

I wrote this in about two-and-a-half days; the deadlines were very tight, and, as a result, the style is a bit bombastic.  However, the primary sources and subject-matter were bombastic to begin with, so… the results are an amusing mix.