Jacques de Morgan – Discovering Perak in 1884
Date: 14 January - 11 March 2020
Opening Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 9am - 5pm
Venue: Alliance Française de Kuala Lumpur
Jacques de Morgan is a French archaeologist who travelled to Perak in the late 19th century to
prospect for tin mines and ended up being the first to map the territory. He compiled all his impressions in his journal, giving exquisite
renderings of the people he met and the places he went to.
Book for sale at AFKL Library @ RM220.00
Exploration in the Malay Peninsula by Jacques de Morgan in 1884
Edited with commentary by Andrée Jaunay, Christine Lorre, Antonio Guerreiro and Antoine Verney.