Written Country: The History of Singapore through Literature
Gwee Li Sui
A clever selection of prose and poetry by Singaporeans giving snapshots of Singapore's history from the Japanese takeover of Singapore up to the death of Lee Kuan Yew. The excerpts cover well known events, such as the independence from Malaysia, but also important social changes from introduction of the Central Provident Fund to the advent of the internet. The author is a well known literary academic. 355 pages.
Weight 0.7 kg. Post free within Malaysia.
Published by Landmark Books, Singapore, 2015. First edition.
Condition: New. Paperback.