Hong Kong and the Cold War : Anglo-American relations 1949-1957

After 1949, the British Empire in Hong Kong was more vulnerable than it appeared to be. This scholarly study explores the interactions of British and US policies towards Hong Kong, and reveals the dynamics of the Anglo-American alliance and the dilemmas of small allies in the global Cold War

Main Author: Mark, Chi-Kwan
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2004, 2004
Series:Oxford historical monographs / Oxford historical monographs
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:After 1949, the British Empire in Hong Kong was more vulnerable than it appeared to be. This scholarly study explores the interactions of British and US policies towards Hong Kong, and reveals the dynamics of the Anglo-American alliance and the dilemmas of small allies in the global Cold War
Physical Description:ix, 259 p. maps
ISBN:9780191706240