A Journey Through Singapore - Travellers' impressions of time gone by
This book is published in memory of Mr Michael J Sweet A journey through Singapore is a narrative taken from travel memoirs by different travelers and skillfully arranged to give the impression of one visitor's experience passing through Singapore. The author weaves a journey around the island, discovering sights that are now historic monuments to a lifestyle in a country that has changed over time. The book is illustrated with more than 185 archival quality pictures, depicting scenes of Singapore from the end of the 1800s to the beginning of the 1900s. This is a book of nostalgia for some and an eye opener for many others.