Chinese publication titled ‘The Great War and the Nanyang Overseas Chinese – Malaya Section’

This is a publication in Chinese titled ‘The Great War and the Nanyang Overseas Chinese – Malaya Section’ (大战与南侨-马耒亚之部, Dazhanyunanqiao-maleiyazhibu). The book was published by the Nanyang Publishing Co. and edited by prominent Chinese businessman and philanthropist Tan Kah Kee. It contains a report by the Federation of China Relief Fund of Southeast Asia (南洋华侨筹赈袓国难民总会, Nanyanghuaqiaochouzhenjuguonanminzonghui) on the Japanese Occupation of Malaya during the Second World War.

Date/Period
1947
Region
Singapore and Malaysia
Dimension
Object size: H:26.2 x W:19.2 x D:1.7cm
Accession No.
2008-01545
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Rare Books