Thistle and Bamboo - The Life and Times of Sir James Stewart Lockhart, Paperback Book

Thistle and Bamboo - The Life and Times of Sir James Stewart Lockhart Paperback

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Colonial civil servant, Confucian scholar, and collector of Chinese art, Sir James Stewart Lockhart spent more than forty years in Hong Kong and Weihaiwei - the former British leased territory in northern China.

His career reflects tension and upheaval in the emerging colony of Hong Kong and in a China rapidly giving way to civil war.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 300 pages
  • Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Miscellaneous items
  • ISBN: 9789888028924

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