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DocArchive: Lee Kuan Yew: The Man who Made Singapore

March 29th, 2015

Episode 990 of 1365 episodes

Edward Stourton looks back at the remarkable life of Lee Kuan Yew, who transformed Singapore from a backwater into one of the world’s richest nations. He talks to critics and admirers as he assesses the record of the man who laid down the blueprint for the modernisation of the island nation.

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