The Diaries of the Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1966
Edited by Cindy Yik-Yi Chu
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Diaries of the Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1966 by Cindy Yik-Yi Chu
Book DescriptionThis book is a documentary survey of Hong Kong history, from the 1920s to the mid-1960s, from the perspective of the Maryknoll Sisters, as recorded in their diaries written during that period. It is a priceless collection of first-hand materials on the social history of Hong Kong.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781403976680
(216mm x 140mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 13-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Cindy Yik-Yi Chu
Cindy Yik-yi Chu is a Professor in the Department of History at Hong Kong Baptist University.
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