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How did Singapore go "from mudflat to metropolis"? These titles here shed light on the Lion City's social, political and economic growth throughout its history, including the arrival of Raffles and the subsequent colonial era; the violent clash of World War Two; and the quest to build an independent republic and national identity.
  • Singapore A Biography

    S$37.95

    Description Brimming with verve and dramatic incident, this title offers insights into the life story of this Singapore island city-state throu...

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    S$37.95
  • The Clan...At Large

    S$48.00

    Description This is a volume of collected stories and vignettes of the extended Hochstadt Clan of Singapore. Singapore’s Hochstadt family was e...

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    S$48.00
  • Rickshaw Coolie

    Rickshaw Coolie

    S$38.00

    Description About the Author Between 1880 and 1930 colonial Singapore attracted tens of thousands of Chinese immigrant laborers, brought to ser...

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    S$38.00
  • Singapore 2065

    S$36.00

    Description About the Editor As Singapore enters its 50th year of independence, it is a time for introspection to look back at the successes an...

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    S$36.00
  • Mobilizing Gay Singapore

    Mobilizing Gay Singapore

    S$34.00

    Description About the Author From private meetings in living rooms in the 1990s to the emergence of annual rallies and decriminalization campai...

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    S$34.00
  • Squatters into Citizens

    Squatters into Citizens

    S$38.00

    Description About the Author The crowded, bustling, 'squatter' kampongs so familiar across Southeast Asia have long since disappeared from Sing...

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    S$38.00
  • Inequality in Singapore

    Inequality in Singapore

    S$24.00

    Description About the Editor Income inequality has become a global phenomenon. Rapid technological advancement and an expanding global workforc...

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    S$24.00
  • Crossroads (3rd Edition)
    Crossroads (3rd Edition)

    Crossroads (3rd Edition)

    S$32.00

    Description About the Author In this fully updated, third edition of Crossroads, Jim Baker adds new information following recent government ele...

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    S$32.00
  • Serving Singapore

    S$36.00

    Description This book by a pioneer generation civil servant is a fascinating and an engaging account of Singapore's spectacular development fro...

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    S$36.00
  • The Asian Modern

    The Asian Modern

    S$38.00

    Description About the Author How does one comprehend the phenomenon of the modernization of an Asian society in a globalized East Asian context...

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    S$38.00