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Hong Kong Fiascos: A Struggle for Survival David T.K. Wong

Hong Kong Fiascos: A Struggle for Survival

David T.K. Wong

Published December 2015
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449 pages
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In 1947, eighteen-year-old Tzi Ki, a native son war-tossed to alien shores, set out for British Hong Kong in a Messageries Maritimes ship from Singapore to start on the next stage of his itinerant life. This second part of David T. K. Wong’s multi-MoreIn 1947, eighteen-year-old Tzi Ki, a native son war-tossed to alien shores, set out for British Hong Kong in a Messageries Maritimes ship from Singapore to start on the next stage of his itinerant life. This second part of David T. K. Wong’s multi- volume family memoir offers a look at his struggle to establish a career, his moral conflict as a civil servant sandwiched between duty for the people and the occupiers, his added responsibilities of embarking on marriage and starting a family.Blended into his reminiscences are intimate details of Hong Kong’s unforgettable history, long road to freedom and human rights and missteps along the way.A revelatory account of a colony’s and a man’s steely determination to reclaim their Chinese heritage.