' ‘In Our Motherland’s Embrace' (Touxiang Zuguo De Huaibao)

Like the books for the youth, non-fiction titles were also packed with wholesome and healthy content, pertaining to patriotism, ethics, self-improvement, and ways of cultivating leadership qualities and noble virtues. Very often, authors discussed various issues that addressed the concerns of the Malayan population as a whole entity, such as literature and the development of education in Malaya. Publications related to science and technology were also common, which reflected the forward-looking mentality and the progressive spirit of the times.

Date/Period
1959
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: H:18.4 x W:13.1 x D:0.4cm
Accession No.
2008-01221
Material
Paper
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Rare Books