Sir Stamford Raffles was a British colonial trader who, in 1819, founded the island city-state of Singapore. Today, Singapore is a world alpha city ranked alongside London, New York, and Tokyo. In this intriguing book - part history, part travelogue - the author revisits the places that were important in the life of Raffles and evaluates his legacy, both good and bad, in present-day Singapore. Previously published by Penguin, this is a fully updated edition.
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Book Description Paperback Feb 28, 2002. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9R-BB59-CZ6T
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0141391421