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Author Ingham, Michael.

Title Hong Kong : a cultural history / Michael Ingham
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007

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 MELB  951.25 Ing/Hka  AVAILABLE
Description xxv, 254 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Series Cityscapes
Cityscapes.
Contents 1. The Pearl River and the barren island : the story of Hong Kong -- 2. Centres of power and imagination : central and admiralty -- 3. "Suzie's world" : from Wan Chai to Happy Valley -- 4. "The great learning" : Pokfulam, Hong Kong University and western district -- 5. A floating world : the Peak, Aberdeen, Stanley and Repulse Bay -- 6. Across the fragrant harbour : the nine dragons -- 7. "Somewhere between heaven and earth" : from the new territories to the outlying islands
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Hong Kong (China) -- History.
Hong Kong (China) -- Civilization.
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel.
LC no. 2007001938
ISBN 9780195314960 hardcover alkaline paper
9780195314977 paperback alkaline paper
0195314964 hardcover alkaline paper
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