Sylvia, Queen of the Headhunters: An Outrageous Englishwoman and Her Lost Kingdom

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Sylvia Brooke (1885-1971), better known as the Ranee of Sarawak, was the wife, consort, andby customslave of Sir Vyner Brooke, the last White Rajah of the jungle kingdom of Sarawak on the island of Borneo. The nation had its own flag, revenue, postage stamps, and money, and for three generations the White Rajahs had held the power of life and death over their subjects. But by the 1930s there was a sharp decline in their power and prestige, and at the center of it all stood Ranee Sylvia. Author of eleven books, an ...

Sylvia, Queen of the Headhunters: An Outrageous Englishwoman and Her Lost Kingdom 2008, Orion Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780753823811

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Sylvia, Queen of the Headhunters: An Outrageous Englishwoman and Her Lost Kingdon 2007, Orion Publishing, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780297847885

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