Postcard Impressions of Early 20th Century Singapore: Perspectives from the Japanese Community


Regina Hong, Ling Xi Min, Dr Naoko Shimazu



Based on the Lim Shao Bin Collection of Japanese historical materials at the National Library Singapore, this collection of more than 150 postcards offers a fascinating insight into Japanese society in Singapore in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Postcard Impressions of Early 20th-Century Singapore is an important study illuminates new historical perspectives on the Japanese community as well as related subjects like tourism, war and empire in pre-World War II Singapore.

For more on Postcard Impressions of Early 20th-Century Singapore, see this write-up on BiblioAsia.


NLB and Marshall Cavendish


Book Details

ISBN 978-981-14-2706-0, Hardback

ISBN 9789811427077, eBook

190 pages

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