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Thistle and Bamboo: The Life and Times of Sir James Stewart Lockhart (Echoes: Classics of Hong Kong and History) (Echoes: Classics of Hong Kong Culture and History) Paperback – 1 Oct 2010

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  • Paperback: 300 pages
  • Publisher: Hong Kong University Press (1 Oct. 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9888028928
  • ISBN-13: 978-9888028924
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.5 x 22.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,830,702 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"This biography of Stewart Lockhart tells much more than the life and work of one man as it shows how individuals such as Lockhart were caught up in the history of the China region and in the relationship between Great Britain and China in the late 19th a

." . . a thoroughly lively biography of this key figure in the colonial administration." --Philip Snow, author of The Fall of Hong Kong Britain, China and the Japanese Occupation

"Airlie succeeds in making Lockhart come alive." --Elizabeth Sinn, Journal of Oriental Studies

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