Stamford Raffles: Founder of Modern Singapore


Publisher: Asiapac Books
$8.50

We know him best as the founder of modern Singapore . He was instrumentral in bringing about the island 's development into a free port. Yet , how much else do we know of the life of Sir Stamford Raffles? And what of his other achievements? Learn more bout this pioneer orientalist , humanitarian and naturalist. Here, at last, is an insight into the public and private life of Raffles, a man of vision who was way aheadof his comtemporaries in his thinking and entrepreneurial spirit.

First published in 2002, this book is in its 6th reprint in 2011.

ISBN: 9789812292810
Cover Type: Softcover
Page Count: 139
Year Published: 2002
Language: English

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