100 inspiring Rafflesians, 1823-2003
- Tan Guan Heng.
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- New Jersey : World Scientific, ©2008.
- Physical description
- 1 online resource (xvi, 273 pages) : illustrations
- Tan, Guan Heng.
- 100 profiles: Benjamin Sheares, Lee Kuan Yew, Kit Chan, Othman Wok, Chia Boon Leong, Lim Bo Seng, Goh Chok Tong, Francis Wong, Kirpa Ram Vij, David Marshall, Carmee Lim, Lim Boon Keng, E N Norris, Yu Chun Yee, Judith E J Prakash, Zaibedah Ahmad, Claire Chiang, Lim Yew Hock, Song Ong Siang, Ernest Monteiro, William Tan, Yusof Ishak, G N Oehlers, Stella Kon, Cham Tao Soon, Tan Cheng Lock, Rosie Seow, Lim Pin, Bertie Cheng, Reverend Shi Ming Yi, Lee Siow Mong, S Rajaratnam, Wee Kim Wee, Jackie Ying Yi-Ru, Emma Yong, Quah Kim Song, Zainal Abidin Rashid, among many others.
- (source: Nielsen Book Data)
This enlightening book describes the lives and achievements of eminent Rafflesians from Raffles Institution, Raffles Girls'; School and Raffles Junior College, many of whom have served in the Singapore public and community service in the highest positions. The biographies contain little known facts of interest, which have been embellished with personal anecdotes obtained from those interviewed.The book also represents a brave undertaking by a visually handicapped person, who is himself a Rafflesian.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
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- One hundred inspiring Rafflesians, 1823-2003
- 9789812778925 (electronic bk.)
- 9812778926 (electronic bk.)
- 9812779469 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
- 9812778918 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
- 9789812779465 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
- 9789812778918 (pbk. ; alk. paper)