2 edition of Development and transformation of the free port of Hong Kong found in the catalog.
Development and transformation of the free port of Hong Kong
2004 by Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, the Chinese University of Hong Kong in Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong .
Written in English
|Other titles||Xianggang :|
|Statement||Jianfa Shen and Yue-man Yeung.|
|Series||Occasional paper -- no. 145, Occasional paper (Chinese University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies) -- no. 145.|
|Contributions||Yeung, Yue-man., Chinese University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.|
|LC Classifications||HF1418.3.C6 S43 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||26 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||26|
|LC Control Number||2008401717|
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