Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan
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Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan by Nina Nelson

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


  • Hong Kong -- Description and travel.,
  • Macao -- Description and travel.,
  • Taiwan -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNina Nelson.
LC ClassificationsDS796.H74, DS796.M2, DS799.24
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 163 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19846101M
ISBN 100713438312

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