Suchen Christine Lim's A Bit of Earth: An Exciting Saga from the First Singapore PDF

By Suchen Christine Lim

First released in 2000, Suchen Christine Lim deftly weaves ancient truth and a fiery mind's eye in a visually strong multicultural tale that spans 3 generations and 4 decades—proving once more that she is certainly one of Asia’s major fiction writers. Malaya. A land of extraordinary richness. for hundreds of years, the peninsula has attracted fortune hunters, money-grabbing pirates and migrants looking a greater existence. between these whose lives are rooted within the Malayan soil are 3 households: the Wongs, sons of the chinese language earth; the Wees, topics of the English gods; and the Mahmuds, scions of the Malayan soil. every one have assorted goals for the little bit of earth they live to tell the tale. Their destinies meet and this conflict of hopes unavoidably ends up in tragedy.

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