About the Book
160 years ago Kuala Lumpur was a jungle. Fleeing poverty and oppression in China, early settlers came in search of tin. Find out about the early days....about Pudu, one of the oldest (but often neglected) parts of the city.....If you want to know Kuala Lumpur, you've got to know Pudu and the people who live there.
Contains chapters on Captain China Yap Ah Loy and Secret Societies.
Find out about Sun Yat Sen's connections with Kuala Lumpur.
Jim McAnna grew up in Dykehead, Shotts, a town in Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was educated at St.Patrick’s Primary, Shotts, and Our Lady’s High School, Motherwell. He graduated BSc. Hons in Psychology from University of Glasgow. He has been a computer consultant, having worked for several blue chip companies, where he specialized in corporate computer networks. He enjoys travelling and hopes to win the lottery one day! “Once a Shotts Man Always a Shotts man!”