picture on front cover/dust jacket
Title Lawn Bowls in Malaysia - The President's Memoir
Author Ahmad Sarji
Publisher Pelanduk Publications (M) Sdn Bhd, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
First published 2005
ISBN 967-978-914-4
Edition reviewed 1st
Hardback/softback Hardback
List price $23.50
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
22.4 x 14.2
Number of pages 400
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  136 9 4
Synopsis Lawn Bowls in Malaysia - The President's Memoir is the site's only book from Malaysia. Written by Ahmad Sarji, President of the Malaysia Lawn Bowls Federation and President of the Asia Lawn Bowls Federation, this profusely illustrated and detailed publication comprehensively chronicles the history of the game in Malaysia. Chapter headings are:
  • 'How I Began'
  • History of the Game
  • A Game to Play
  • The Malaysia Lawn Bowls Federation
  • World Bowls and Malaysia
  • Asia-Pacific, Asia Bowls and Malaysia
  • Indoor Bowls and Malaysia
  • Great Malaysian Players, Great Matches, a Fantastic Finish
  • What of the Future?

The book concludes with a lengthy and wide-ranging archives section that includes the organisational structure of lawn bowls in Malaysia, the mission statement of the Malaysia Lawn Bowls Federation, directory of affiliate members, national and international honours, and lists of coaches and umpires.