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History of Hong Kong - Wikipedia


The History of Hong Kong, a coastal island located off the southern coast of China, began with its incorporation into the erstwhile Chinese empire during the Qin ...

History | Hong Kong Tourism Board


Hong Kong's rich history, with its interesting tales of marauding pirates, powerful clans and European traders, has helped carve out its future as Asia's world city.

Hong Kong profile - Timeline - BBC News - BBC.com


A chronology of key events in the history of Hong Kong from 1842 to the present.

History of Hong Kong - Lonely Planet Travel Information


History. In the very long scale of history, Hong Kong as we know it today has existed for a mere blink of an eye. But there was a lot going on in the region before ...



Key Events and Dates in Hong Kong's History--From Founding of Country Up To ... Prior to the arrival of the British, Hong Kong was a small fishing community ...

Hong Kong ceded to the British - Jan 20, 1841 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Hong Kong ceded to the British on Jan 20, 1841. Learn more about what happened today on History.

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Feb 5, 2014 ... An excellent documentary about Hong Kong's fascinating history right before Hong Kong's 1997 return to Chinese sovereignty. The film was ...

A History of Hong Kong: Frank Welsh: 9780006388715 - Amazon.com


Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Frank Welsh was born in Washington, County Durham, ... A History of Hong Kong [Frank Welsh] on Amazon.com. * FREE* ...

Economic History of Hong Kong - EH.net


Hong Kong's economic and political history has been primarily determined by its geographical location. The territory of Hong Kong is comprised of two main ...

Hong Kong History for Dummies, Part 1 | A non-boring timeline


You probably know that Hong Kong owes its founding to British merchants and their Indian opium (I hope anyway). But what happened exactly? Why the ...

Hong Kong Background
Occupied By The Uk In 1841, Hong Kong Was Formally Ceded By China The Following Year; Various Adjacent Lands Were Added Later In The 19Th Century
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