Southern District Officer Reports: Islands and Villages in Rural Hong Kong, 1910-60

Southern District Officer Reports: Islands and Villages in Rural Hong Kong, 1910-60

by John Strickland (Editor)

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Overview

This is a collection of administrative dispatches from the 1910s through the early 1960s which illuminate not only rural life in Hong Kong but also Hong Kong government policies during the post-World War II period. The authors of the reports include such notable figures as Eric Hamilton, Walter Schofield, S. H. Peplow, Paul Tsui, Austin Coates, and James Hayes. The volume is another important addition to the Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong Studies series, which has played a vital role in reviving and sustaining local history.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789888028382
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
Publication date: 07/06/2010
Series: Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong Studies Series
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

John Strickland is chairman of the Ride Fund Trustees of the Royal Asiatic Society, Hong Kong Branch.

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