Unexpected Journey

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Journey of a humble man turned President

The Unexpected Journey is a must-read for those interested in Singapore's political history and the inspiring story of a man who rose to the highest office in the country from humble beginnings. Readers will be moved by the author's personal account of his struggles as a runaway, his experiences during the Japanese occupation, and his contributions as a trade union leader and in various diplomatic positions. The book offers a unique insight into Singapore's economic and political transformation, as well as the personal journey of a man who dedicated his life to serving his country and its people.

Unexpected Journey

Regular price $24.11
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ISBN: 9789814260732
Estimated First-hand Retail Price: $67.58
Publisher: Didier Millet
Date of Publication: 2012-03-26
Format: Hardcover
Goodreads rating: 4.45
(rated by 33 readers)

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Once a teenage runaway, living rough in a colonial port city, S R Nathan rose to become two-term president of prosperous, independent Singapore. In this exceptional book, he shares the story of his personal journey, set against the backdrop of modern Singapore history.
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Journey of a humble man turned President

The Unexpected Journey is a must-read for those interested in Singapore's political history and the inspiring story of a man who rose to the highest office in the country from humble beginnings. Readers will be moved by the author's personal account of his struggles as a runaway, his experiences during the Japanese occupation, and his contributions as a trade union leader and in various diplomatic positions. The book offers a unique insight into Singapore's economic and political transformation, as well as the personal journey of a man who dedicated his life to serving his country and its people.