Author : Dr. Rais Yatim, ed.
Publisher : National Archives of Malaysia
ISBN : 9789679121506
Year : 2012
This book captures fond recollections of the Tunku by family members, friends, acquaintances and cabinet colleagues who remembered him for his personal charm and humaneness - qualities that contributed towards laying the foundations for a multi-ethnic and open democratic system of government. through force of personality Tunku ensured political stability and continued progress of the nation: no mean achievement for a land of diverse peoples with conflicting interests. Throughout, his position as both Prince as well as man of the people combined with visionary zeal, intuition, integrity, openness and basic humanity cutting across barriers of race, religion, class and culture stand out to prove that he was the ideal man to have won freedom for his people and the leader most suited to steer the fledgling nation during her most formative and challenging period in history.
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