From Third World to First - A book review

From Third World to First – A book review

By Lorong Cat From Third World to First: The Singapore Story: 1965-2000 by Lee Kuan Yew My rating: 5 of 5 stars Dear Harry, Thank you for your company during my daily lunch hour for the past couple of months. When I heave open the hard bound book that is the second volume of your memoirs, I feel as if I have been transported back in time to post-colonial Singapore. I have benefited from the peek into your early struggles and that of your colleagues Goh Keng Swee, Toh Chin Chye and Raja. I am intrigued by your account of…