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By Jean Abshire

This e-book overviews Singapore's interesting background from the precolonial period to the current, interpreting this filthy rich island country from fiscal, political, cultural, and social perspectives.

• records the contributions of approximately dozen pivotal figures that assisted in shaping Singapore via short biographical sketches of every individual

• presents a chronology of significant occasions and advancements in Singapore's history

• comprises maps of Singapore and Southeast Asia

• incorporates a bibliographic essay that means extra analyzing on subject matters starting from army heritage, international struggle II, an ethnic local examine, and local context

• An index assists readers in speedy referencing key individuals, destinations, occasions, and concepts

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