2 edition of It began in Singapore found in the catalog.
It began in Singapore
Granville Pratt Willis
|Statement||by G. P. Willis and Michael P. O"Connor.|
|Contributions||O"Connor, Michael Patrick, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||PZ4.W7335 It|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||189|
|LC Control Number||58034791|
The DK Eyewitness books were always excellent but the last I could find for SIngapore alone was printed in and was a little out of date the last time I flicked through it (I have both the and printings). Sentosa particularly has changed dramatically.. After that it was merged into the Malaysia DK guide and I felt lost a lot of its content but at least was last printed in. Bookstores in Singapore. As part of the #BuySingLit movement to celebrate stories from Singapore, we have mapped out some bookstores with strong SingLit collections and regular activities that feature Singaporean writers. Download the Map of Singapore Bookstores .
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