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Macao and the British, 1637-1842: Prelude to Hong Kong
Opening with a vivid description of the first English voyage to China in 1637. Macao and the British traces the ensuing course of Anglo-Chinese relations, during which time Macao skillfully -- and without fortifications -- escaped domination by the British and Chinese.
Paperback, 252 pages
Published August 11th 2009 by Hong Kong University Press
(first published October 1st 1988)
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