Singapore House And Residential Life, 1819-1939, The


by Edwards, Norman

Singapore House And Residential Life, 1819-1939, The

Price:  US$33.58   (SGD46.64*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 207 pages
Published:  2016, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789810967307
SB#:  059564 (112)

About This Book

The Singapore House is not just a building; it is a cultural phenomenon. Culture means ordinary everyday values?attitudes, beliefs, ideas and heritage. These apply to the cultural landscape of which the house forms a part and is particularly applicable to a fast-growing metropolis like Singapore that has changed immeasurably in recent years. This newly presented edition of The Singapore House & Residential Life 1819-1939 addresses the houses unique nature in the context of its colonial past. Architecture, the house plan, landscape, societal norms, recreation and more are presented in a book where the past resonates on every page.


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