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Author Elliot, Elsie.

Title Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu / [Du Ye Xien]
Published Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 315 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series HKUL book talk
HKUL book talk
Contents Preface; Autobiographical Note; 1 A First Taste of Hong Kong in the 1950s; 2 Hong Kong After the Second World War -- First Impressions of the Early Days; 3 The Municipal Councils of Hong Kong; 4 Hawkers as Prey to Corruption; 5 The Chronic Housing Problem; 6 The Housing-Policy Stimulus to Corruption; 7 The Trials and Tribulations of Registering a School; 8 Of Officials, Contractors and Triads; 9 Hong Kong-1960s Criminal Paradise; 10 Even the Legal System . . .; 11 Corruption Reaches out to Transport; 12 Two Summers of Discontent: 1966 and 1967; 13 Peter Godber Gives the Game Away
Notes Statement of responsibility in Chinese characters
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 317)
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Elliot, Elsie.
Hong Kong (China) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Hong Kong (China) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789882200791 (electronic bk.)
9882200796 (electronic bk.)