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A Borrowed place : the history of Hong Kong /

Frank Welsh.

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Main Author: Welsh, Frank.
Published: New York : Kodansha International, 1993.
Topics: Havensteden. | Geschichte. | Hong Kong (China) -- History.
Regions: Hong Kong (China) - History. | China - Hong Kong. | Hongkong.
Genres: History.
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Introduction: Unwilling parents -- 1. The Two Empires -- 2. A Stream of Silver -- 3. The Humiliation of Lord Napier -- 4. Unjust Treaties? -- 5. A Barren Island -- 6. The Davis Raid -- 7. Retrenchment -- 8. The Tumult and the Shouting Dies -- 9. Some Distasteful Topics -- 10. Fortress Hong Kong -- 11. A Slight Extension to the Colony of Hong Kong -- 12. Hong Kong and the Chinese Revolution -- 13. A Colonial Backwater -- 14. The Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere -- 15. Between Four Stools -- 16. The Golden Years -- 17. Recessional -- Appendix A: British Governments and Prominent Chinese -- Appendix B: Governors of Hong Kong.

Table of Contents for: A Borrowed place : the history of Hong K