Living the Singapore Story: Celebrating Our 50 Years (1965−2015)





In celebration of the nation’s 50th anniversary since independence, Living the Singapore Story: Celebrating 50 Years, 1965-2015, was published by the National Library Board and Straits Times Press in 2015.

The book is a compilation of stories of Singaporeans from all walks of life – policeman, soldier, doctor, nurse, car salesman, bus driver, teacher, businessman, architect and more – who, through the lives they led, the work they did and the interests they pursued, make up the Singapore Story.

Living the Singapore Story brings together stories of Singaporeans who were determined to overcome the odds to build a nation.


NLB and ST Press

Book Details

ISBN 9789814342988 Hardback

ISBN 9789814342995 Paperback

198 pages

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