Hong Kong As It Was: Hedda Morrison's Photographs, 1946-47 by Edward StokesHong Kong As It Was: Hedda Morrison's Photographs, 1946-47 by Edward Stokes

Hong Kong As It Was: Hedda Morrison's Photographs, 1946-47

byEdward Stokes

Hardcover | August 11, 2009

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This is a unique record of a now vanished Hong Kong - the most complete pictorial account of how the colony looked during the decades from the early 1930s to the 1950s. Hedda Morrison's photographs will appeal to all who value documentary images and Asian.

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Edward Stokes is a photographer and writer. An Australian, he grew up in Hong Kong and studied at Magdalen College, Oxford. After some years as a teacher, he turned to photography and writing. He completed five books on Australian themes, three of them wi

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Title:Hong Kong As It Was: Hedda Morrison's Photographs, 1946-47Format:HardcoverDimensions:228 pagesPublished:August 11, 2009Publisher:Hong Kong University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9622099661

ISBN - 13:9789622099661

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"Hedda Morrison's Hong Kong can be considered a book of great distinction. It is also a sensitively produced record, interpretation and ethnographic memoir of a Chinese place with global significance at a time that few now remember. No one except Hedda Mo