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Nathan, S. R. 1924-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 29 publications in 4 languages and 328 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Genealogy 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS609.2, 959.5705
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by S. R Nathan
Singapore : island, city, state ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winning against the odds : the Labour Research Unit in NTUC's founding by S. R Nathan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unexpected journey : path to the presidency by S. R Nathan ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here Singapore's President S.R. Nathan tells his own story, taking the reader back with him to his childhood, to modest beginnings and life as a runaway in Singapore and Malaya, and then the experience of renewed hope during the Japanese occupation. After a belated and limited university education, as well as a short spell as a social worker dealing with seafarers, he witnessed from inside the Labour Reserch Unit the birth of Singapore's modern trade union movement. Shortly after Singapore achieved full independence, he joined the staff of the newly established Ministry of Forei
Tan Siak Kew : going against the grain by Fiona Tan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A scholar by inclination, a businessman by necessity, a diplomat by duty--those were the apt words chosen by a reporter in 1966 to describe Mr Tan Siak Kew and his multi-dimensional public life. He was a fervent supporter of education, President of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce for multiple terms, Singapore's first ambassador to Thailand, nominated member of the Legislative Assembly, community leader of the Teochews, and notable philanthropist. Effectively bilingual and conscious of his responsibility to both his community and the new nation which was about to be born, Tan was able to act as the bridge between the Chinese-speaking and English-speaking communities with his tact and non-partisan position. Tan Siak Kew: Going Against The Grain, is a biographical sketch of this under-appreciated pioneer, telling the story of his public life through historical records and discussions with his contemporaries"--
From old world charm to Majulah Singapura : the curious adventures of a doctor from Jaffna by K Puvanendran ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First report of the Review Committee on Daily-Rated Employment in the government, the Public Utilities Board and the Housing and Development Board, 1970 by Singapore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The journey from White Rock : the Ong Chong Chew family tree by Chwee Im Ong ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malay weddings don't cost $50 and other facts about Malay culture by Hidayah Amin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crane and the crab by S. R Nathan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The day the ball didn't bounce : based on a true story by Peter Mack ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Singapore's foreign policy : beginnings and future by S. R Nathan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forever in our hearts : Singapore through the lens of Ambassadors' spouses ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He yu pang xie = The crane and the crab by S. R Nathan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The nature and extent of work done in Singapore for the welfare of merchant seamen by S. R Nathan ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Seamen welfare in Singapore by S. R Nathan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The nature and extent of the work done in Singapore to foster the well-being of merchant seamen by S. R Nathan ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cellappaṉ Rāmanātaṉ 1924-
Nathan, Es. Ār 1924-
Nathan, S. R.
Rāmanātaṉ, Cellappaṉ 1924-
Ramanathan, Sellapan 1924-
Sellapan Ramanathan 1924-
Languages
English (24)
Tamil (2)
Chinese (2)
Malay (1)