Indians in Singapore, 1819-1945

Diaspora in the Colonial Port-city
Author(s): 
Rai, Rajesh
ISBN: 
9780198099291
Date published: 
June 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£31.99

Indians in Singapore, 1819 -1945 is the first comprehensive study of the Indian diaspora in colonial Singapore. The book provides a meticulous historical account of the formation of the diaspora in the colonial port-city, and its socio-political, religious and cultural development from the advent of British colonial rule to the end of the Japanese occupation.