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  • Hong Kong Cultureby Louie Kam

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2010; US$ 40.00

    This book contains thirteen essays on post-1997 Hong Kong culture by some of the world's best authorities on this topic today. The majority of the essays are on literature and film. As well as these two genres, some essays also explore new types of texts such as protest art. more...

  • Colonial Hong Kong and Modern Chinaby Pui-tak Lee

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2005; US$ 35.00

    The evolution of Hong Kong, as a British colony and now a Special Administrative Region at China's door step, has always been inextricably intertwined with the situation in China. This relationship is examined through various perspectives in this volume. more...

  • Being Eurasianby Vicky Lee

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2004; US$ 50.00

    This book is a description and analysis of the lives of three famous Hong Kong Eurasian memoirists, Joyce Symons, Irene Cheng and Jean Gittins, and explores their very different ways of constructing and looking at their own ethnic identity. more...

  • New Peace Countyby Peter Y.L. Ng

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 1983; US$ 15.00

    In 1573 the Guangdong Province county of Dongguan was divided into 2 parts, one of which was named Xin'an Xian (New Peace County). Its 600 square miles of territory included all of what is now Hong Kong & the New Terr. The new county was poor, sparsely populated & harassed by marauding bands of pirates & land-based ruffians. This Gazetteer was... more...

  • The Public Sector in Hong Kongby Ian Scott

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2010; US$ 48.00

    This book describes and analyses the role of the public sector in the often-charged political atmosphere of post-1997 Hong Kong. It discusses critical constitutional, organizational and policy problems and examines their effects on relationships between government and the people. more...

  • Cool! Hong Kongby Martin Liu

    Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2010; US$ 15.60

    Detailed, up-to-date information about what’s trendy and worth a visit in the every-changing city. more...

  • Shanghai - High Lights, Low Lights, Tael Lightsby Maurine Karns; Pat Patterson

    Earnshaw Books 2017; US$ 7.99

    First published in 1936, this remarkable guidebook explores the seamier side of Shanghai, China, in the mid-1930s. Written by two pretty, dissolute foreigners living life to the fullest and working, at least partially, in a Whangpoo whiskey haze, this candid handbook focuses on the colorful nightlife—particularly the sex and sin—of the city. This... more...

  • Sapajouby Nenad Djordjevic; Sapajou

    Earnshaw Books 2010; US$ 29.99

    Documenting the work of a brilliant and acerbic political cartoonist, this compilation presents the work of Sapajou from 1923 through 1931. With art depicting Shanghai street scenes, China at war, jazz culture, kidnappings, heat waves, and typhoons, this inspired collection documents the golden years of the Pearl of the Orient and the distinct character... more...

  • The Voices of Macao Stonesby Lindsay Ride; May Ride; Jason Wordie

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 1999; US$ 28.00

    The stones, statues and memorials found all over Macao trace the story from the days of the first Portuguese navigators to reach China in the sixteenth century to the events of more recent times. more...

  • Voluntary Organizations in the Chinese Diasporaby Khun Eng Kuah-Pearce; Evelyn Du-Dehart

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2006; US$ 50.00

    This book argues that Chinese voluntary organizations continue to play a significant role in both the established and new Chinese communities in the Diaspora. more...