Hong Kong a commentary in words and pictures on the British Crown Colony of Hong Kong by Lloyd Alan Smith

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Published by Longmans in London .

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Statementwritten and photographed by Lloyd A. Smith.
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Pagination124p. :
Number of Pages124
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Open LibraryOL19123299M

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