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The dragon and the crown [electronic resource] : Hong Kong memoirs / Stanley S.K. Kwan with Nicole Kwan.

By: Kwan, Stanley S. K. (Stanley Sze Kwong), 1925-2011.
Contributor(s): Kwan, Nicole | Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland. Hong Kong Branch.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong studies series: Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 215 p.) : ill. (some col.).ISBN: 9789888052875 (electronic bk.); 988805287X (electronic bk.); 9789622099555 (hbk.); 9622099556 (hbk.).Subject(s): Kwan, Stanley S. K. (Stanley Sze Kwong), 1925-2011 | Businessmen -- China -- Hong Kong -- Biography | Hong Kong (China) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century | History | Business | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- BusinessGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Dragon and the crown.DDC classification: 338.092 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; The Dragon and the Crown -- Hong Kong Memoirs; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Robert Nield; Foreword by Diana Lary and Bernard Luk; Preface; Acknowledgements; Editorial Conventions; Genealogical Tables; 1. Roots; 2. Baptism by Fire; 3. Hong Kong after the War; 4. Hang Seng Bank; 5. New China; 6. Home and Country; Appendix I: The Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society; Appendix II: The Hang Seng Index; Appendix III: The Teachings of Chairman Ho; Appendix IV: Quotations, Sayings and Slogans in Chinese; Glossary; Sources; Index.
Summary: In his autobiography Stanley S.K. Kwan discusses his roots, Hong Kong after the War, Hang Seng Bank, the new China and home and country.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Cover; The Dragon and the Crown -- Hong Kong Memoirs; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Robert Nield; Foreword by Diana Lary and Bernard Luk; Preface; Acknowledgements; Editorial Conventions; Genealogical Tables; 1. Roots; 2. Baptism by Fire; 3. Hong Kong after the War; 4. Hang Seng Bank; 5. New China; 6. Home and Country; Appendix I: The Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society; Appendix II: The Hang Seng Index; Appendix III: The Teachings of Chairman Ho; Appendix IV: Quotations, Sayings and Slogans in Chinese; Glossary; Sources; Index.

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In his autobiography Stanley S.K. Kwan discusses his roots, Hong Kong after the War, Hang Seng Bank, the new China and home and country.

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