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The Resource Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu, [Du Ye Xien]

Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu, [Du Ye Xien]

Label
Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu
Title
Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu
Statement of responsibility
[Du Ye Xien]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a book with strong messages for today. Mrs Tu's deep concerns about the current international scene have the most immediate and obvious topical relevance. But there is an equally strong lesson in her description of the corruption that used to be so pervasive in Hong Kong and her battles against it
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elliot, Elsie
Dewey number
  • 951.05/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • CT1828.E44
  • DS796.H757
LC item number
  • A3 2003
  • E44 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
HKUL book talk
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elliot, Elsie
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Democracy
  • Elliot, Elsie
  • Elliot, Elsie
  • History & Archaeology
  • Regions & Countries
  • East Asia
  • Biography
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Democracy
  • Politics and government
  • Social conditions
  • China
Label
Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu, [Du Ye Xien]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 317)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
647849845
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 315 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882200791
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2br339
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647849845
System details
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.
Label
Colonial Hong Kong in the eyes of Elsie Tu, [Du Ye Xien]
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 317)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
647849845
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 315 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882200791
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2br339
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647849845
System details
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.

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