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Last great strike

Author: Clement Mesenas
Publisher: Singapore : Marshall Cavendish Intl. (Asia), 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Veteran journalist Clement Mesenas looks back on eight eventful days in 1971 when a group of young reporters staged a historic strike that shut down The Straits Times, a company that had the proud tradition of never being off the streets in its 120 years of existence, not even during the Japanese occupation of Singapore. "Clement has written a cracker of a book. Even if you don't love that national institution  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Clement Mesenas
ISBN: 9789814435833 981443583X 9814398314 9789814398312
OCLC Number: 847591711
Description: 1 online resource (251 pages)
Responsibility: Clement Mesenas.

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For the first time ever, a gripping account of a true event that shut down The Straits Times for 8 days in 1971 and brought the venerable institution to its knees  Read more...

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