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The Resource Hong Kong metamorphosis, Denis Bray

Hong Kong metamorphosis, Denis Bray

Label
Hong Kong metamorphosis
Title
Hong Kong metamorphosis
Statement of responsibility
Denis Bray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story is told as an autobiography, from growing up in China to the occasional brief occupation of the Governor's seat. In the early days, 'administration' was rather a grand word to describe the daily grappling with novel problems never before encountered
Is part of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bray, Denis
Dewey number
951.2505092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS796.H753
LC item number
B739 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bray, Denis
  • Politicians
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Bray, Denis, 1926-
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Geography
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Bray, Denis
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Politicians
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Politicians
  • Politics and government
  • China
Label
Hong Kong metamorphosis, Denis Bray
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Claimer; 1. Growing up in China; 2. Sojourn in Britain; 3. Arrival in Hong Kong; 4. In at the Deep End; 5. District Office Tai Po; 6. Towns in the Country; 7. The Big City; 8. The Heung Yee Kuk and Reservoirs; 9. People Moving; 10. Cultural Revolution; 11. City District Officers; 12. Typhoons, Sailing andLong Leaves; 13. New TerritoriesCommissioner; 14. Life Near the Top; 15. Overseas Posting; 16. Relations with China; 17. The Last Five Years; 18. Epilogue; Index
Control code
650604786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882201620
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650604786
Label
Hong Kong metamorphosis, Denis Bray
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Claimer; 1. Growing up in China; 2. Sojourn in Britain; 3. Arrival in Hong Kong; 4. In at the Deep End; 5. District Office Tai Po; 6. Towns in the Country; 7. The Big City; 8. The Heung Yee Kuk and Reservoirs; 9. People Moving; 10. Cultural Revolution; 11. City District Officers; 12. Typhoons, Sailing andLong Leaves; 13. New TerritoriesCommissioner; 14. Life Near the Top; 15. Overseas Posting; 16. Relations with China; 17. The Last Five Years; 18. Epilogue; Index
Control code
650604786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882201620
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650604786

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