Cords To Histories (Bilingual In Chinese & English)


by Lai Chee Kien

Cords To Histories (Bilingual In Chinese & English)

Price:  US$10.09   (SGD14.02*)
Format:  Paper Back, 200 pages
Published:  2013, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789810763220
SB#:  055847 (110)

About This Book

These ten short and ruminative essays are by an NUS professor of architecture, with many areas of interest. They include: the history of Singapore's railway and associated buildings; the 8 hindu temple complexes originally associated with railway workers; aspects of the uniqueness of the town of Muar; Singapore and Malaya and the London Great Exhibition of 1851 and its successors; botanical interchanges in Singapore; architectural aspects of local international sporting events; and garden enclaves in Singapore's history. With black-and-white archival photographs and book lists. Bilingual in Chinese.


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