[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia                               

[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia

Alice D. BA

$38.00

This book seeks to explain two core paradoxes associated with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): how have diverse states hung tog...

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Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

John N. Miksic

$58.00

Winner of Singapore History Prize 2018Shortlisted for ICAS Book Prize 2015 for the Best Study in the Humanities Beneath the modern skyscrapers of ...

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$58.00
Writing the South Seas - Localbooks.sg

Writing the South Seas

Brian Bernards

$32.00

Postcolonial literature in Chinese from the Nanyang, literally the South Seas, examines the history of Chinese migration, localization, and interet...

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Writing Singapore

Writing Singapore

Angelia Poon, Philip Holden

$48.00

The first comprehensive historical anthology of English-language writing from Singapore, this volume covers more than a century of literary product...

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World War II Singapore
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World War II Singapore

Gregg Huff (Trans. & Ed.), Shinobu Majima (Trans. & Ed.)

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COMING SOON OCTOBER 2017 During World War II, the Japanese government created a research bureau, the Chōsabu, to study occupied Singapore. The bure...

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White Butterflies
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White Butterflies

Colin McPhedran

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COMING SOON SEPTEMBER 2017 After the Japanese invasion of Burma in late 1941, 11-year-old Colin McPhedran fled his homeland on foot, crossing the r...

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War Memory and the Making of Modern Malaysia and Singapore

War Memory and the Making of Modern Malaysia and Singapore

Karl Hack, Kevin Blackburn

$45.00

Singapore fell to Japanese forces on 15 February 1942. Within a matter of days, the occupying army took prisoner more than 100,000 British, Austral...

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US-Singapore Relations, 1965-1975 - Localbooks.sg

US-Singapore Relations, 1965-1975

Daniel Wei Boon Chua

$38.00

At the height of the Cold War in Southeast Asia, the foreign relations between the United States and Singapore demonstrated the interplay between A...

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Translating the Body - Localbooks.sg

Translating the Body

C. Michele Thompson, Edited by Hans Pols, John Harley Warner

$38.00

Western conceptions of the body differ significantly from indigenous knowledge and explanatory frameworks in Asia. As colonial governments assumed...

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Till the Break of Day - Localbooks.sg

Till the Break of Day

Ng Beng Yeong

$38.00

This book documents the development of psychiatry in Singapore since its humble beginnings in the British colonial period. It should be of interest...

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The Singapore and Melaka Straits

The Singapore and Melaka Straits

Peter Borschberg

$42.00

The Singapore and Melaka Straits are a place where regional and long-distance maritime trading networks converge, linking Europe, the Mediterranean...

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The Scripting of a National History

The Scripting of a National History

Hong Lysa, Huang Jianli

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The People's Action Party's unbroken mandate to rule in Singapore rests in no small part on how it has explained its lineage and record to the elec...

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The Royal Navy in Eastern Waters
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The Royal Navy in Eastern Waters

Andrew Boyd

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COMING SOON SEPTEMBER 2017 The British Royal Navy has been sharply criticized for tactical errors in Asia during the years leading to WWII. In part...

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The Mystery of “A Yellow Sleuth”
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The Mystery of “A Yellow Sleuth”

Ronald Allan

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COMING SOON OCTOBER 2017 The British Royal Navy has been sharply criticized for tactical errors in Asia during the years leading to WWII. In partic...

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The Men Who Lost Singapore, 1938-1942 - Localbooks.sg

The Men Who Lost Singapore, 1938-1942

Ronald McCrum

$36.00

The British military failure against the Japanese invasion of Singapore in 1942 is a well-documented and closely examined episode. While attention ...

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The Memoirs and Memorials of Jacques de Coutre

The Memoirs and Memorials of Jacques de Coutre

Peter Borschberg

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Jacques de Coutre was a Flemish gem trader who spent nearly a decade in Southeast Asia at the turn of the 17th century. He left history a substanti...

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The Indonesian Revolution and the Singapore Connection, 1945-1949

The Indonesian Revolution and the Singapore Connection, 1945-1949

Yong Mun Cheong

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This book explores a little-known phase in the history of both Indonesia and Singapore: how the dynamics of the Indonesian revolution (1945-1949) o...

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The Collected Poems of Arthur Yap

The Collected Poems of Arthur Yap

Arthur Yap

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Arthur Yap published four major collections of poetry: only lines (1971), commonplace (1977), down the line (1980), and man snake apple & other...

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The Business of Politics and Ethnicity

The Business of Politics and Ethnicity

Sikko Visscher

$38.00

This book describes the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce's changing relationship with the state and with businesses in the region. Some of...

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The British and the Vietnam War - Localbooks.sg

The British and the Vietnam War

Nicholas Tarling

$52.00

During the presidency of Lyndon Johnson, the British government sought to avoid escalation of the war in Vietnam and to help bring about peace. The...

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The AWARE Saga

The AWARE Saga

Terence Chong

$20.00

In March 2009, the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE) was briefly taken over by a Christian faction. Their coup was overturned wi...

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The Asian Modern

The Asian Modern

C.J.W.-L. Wee

$38.00

How does one comprehend the phenomenon of the modernization of an Asian society in a globalized East Asian context? With this opening question, the...

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The ASEAN Miracle - Localbooks.sg

The ASEAN Miracle

Jeffery Sng, Kishore Mahbubani

$24.00

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is a miracle. Why? In an era of growing cultural pessimism, many thoughtful individuals believe that dif...

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$24.00