Hong Kong State of Mind
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Hong Kong State of Mind : 37 Views of a City That Doesn't Blink

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Hong Kong is a city where limousines outnumber taxi cabs, party-goers count down to Christmas every December 24, and giant billboards of fortune tellers and cram school tutors compete with breathtaking skylines. This collection of essays zeroes in on the city's idiosyncrasies with deadpan precision. An outsider looking in and an insider looking out, Jason Y. Ng has created a travel journal for the passing visitor, and a user's manual for the wide-eyed expat.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 138 x 214 x 14mm | 299.37g
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 988190031X
  • 9789881900319
  • 115,272

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"Hong Kong's colorful history and vibrant street life come alive in a vivid account of the pleasures and contradictions of this Asian metropolis." --Zeb Eckert, Bloomberg Television
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About Jason Y. Ng

Jason Y. Ng is a lawyer, blogger and newspaper columnist who lived in Europe, the US and Canada before returning to Hong Kong.
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130 ratings
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