BETWEEN TWO OCEANS: A MILITARY HISTORY OF SINGAPORE FROM FIRST SETTLEMENT T O FINAL BRITISH WITHDRAWAL

BETWEEN TWO OCEANS: A MILITARY HISTORY OF SINGAPORE FROM FIRST SETTLEMENT T O FINAL BRITISH WITHDRAWAL

By: Farrell, Brian P.

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Drawing on archaeological and historical sources gleaned from research and documents in Britain, India, Singapore, United States and Australia, the bo ok traces the geo-strategic development of Singapore from its first settlem ent in the thirteenth century through the turbulent phases of the Early Mod ern period to the dramatic military episodes that have been such a distinct ive feature of the twentieth century. In presenting a balanced view of this momentous story, the authors have sought to dispel many of the myths about Singapore's military history that have grown up in the past and are now assumed to be factually correct. Between Two Oceans breaks new ground in revealing the difference between fact and fiction in Singapore's fascinating military past.

Title: BETWEEN TWO OCEANS: A MILITARY HISTORY OF SINGAPORE FROM FIRST SETTLEMENT T O FINAL BRITISH WITHDRAWAL

Author Name: Farrell, Brian P.

Categories: Australia,

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Intl: 2004

ISBN Number: 9812103767

ISBN Number 13: 9789812103765

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000042551