Legendary Tales of Singapore
"… they all beheld a strange animal. It seemed to move with great speed; it had a red body and a black head; its breast was white; it was strong and arrive in build…" And thus began the legacy of Singapura, as depicted in the Malay Annals, or Sejarah Melayu. This book unveils some of the mysteries of old Singapore--- the legendary rajahs that ruled the island, the patriotism and treachery enacted in the palace atop Fort Canning Hill, the aura surrounding Redhill, Radin Mas, Kusu and Sisters islands , and many more.
First published in 2001, this book is in its 5th reprint in 2011.ISBN: 9789812292377
Page Count: 115
Year Published: 2001