Hong Kong

Hong Kong : Epilogue to an Empire

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Jan Morris' portrait of the British Empire's last, most anachronistic outpost has been newly revised for this edition and includes further thoughts on the future politics and policies of this uncertain colony.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 17mm | 234g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised edition
  • index
  • 0140171797
  • 9780140171792

Table of contents

Impacts and images; 1940s - on the foreshore; peoples; 1880s - the compleat colony; means of support; 1920s - dogdays; control systems; 1940s - war and peace; the landlord; interim.show more

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