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The Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1969 : in love with the Chinese

Author: Cindy Yik-yi Chu
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cindy Yik-yi Chu
ISBN: 1403965862 9781403965868
OCLC Number: 54479218
Description: x, 213 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Early Arrival, 1921-1937 --
Difficult Years, 1937-1951 --
Extreme Poverty of the 1950s, King's Park and Tung Tau Tsuen --
Refugee Committees in the 1950s and Chai Wan --
Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon Tsai, and Social Services in the 1960s --
Kwun Tong and Chai Wan in the 1960s --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Cindy Yik-yi Chu.
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