The Singapore Grip by J. G. Farrell

"The Singapore Grip" is a satirical historical novel set in Singapore during the Second World War. The story revolves around a British family who owns a successful trading company and their experiences as the Japanese invasion looms. The book explores themes such as colonialism, greed, love, and the fall of the British Empire, providing a critical and humorous commentary on the era's socio-political landscape.

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