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Reluctant heroes : rickshaw pullers in Hong Kong and Canton, 1874-1954

Author: Chi Ming Fung; Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland.
Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; [London] : [Eurospan, distributor], ©2005.
Series: Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong studies series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:HKU Press digital editions.
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Fung, Chi Ming.
Reluctant heroes.
Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; [London : Eurospan, distributor], ©2005
(DLC) 2008555488
(OCoLC)62178514
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chi Ming Fung; Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland.
ISBN: 9789882202658 9882202659
OCLC Number: 651038398
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 216 pages) : illustrations, map.
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.
Contents: Illustrations; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Editorial Conventions; Introduction; Part One --
Across the Colonial Matrix; 1.A City of Sojourners and Transients; 2. The Urban Workplace and Street Politics; 3. British Rule and Chinese Valiancy, up to 1926; Part Two --
Republical Canton 1911-38; 4. Evolution of a New Civic Paradigm; 5. Partisan Politics and the 1927 Insurrection; 6. Reforms on the Municipal Agenda in the 1930s; Part Three --
Within A Fast --
Changing Context; 7. Growing Passion for Change, up to 1941; 8. Surviving in the Pacific War, 1937-45.
Series Title: Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong studies series.
Responsibility: Chi Ming Fung.

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