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Books 書籍


Auerbach, J. (1999). The Great Exhibition of 1851: a Nation on Display. New Haven: Yale University Press.


Bickers, R.A. (1999). Britain in China: Community, Culture and Colonialism, 1900-1949. Manchester; New York: Manchester University Press.


Cameron, N. (1991). An Illustrated History of Hong Kong. Hong Kong; New York: Oxford University Press.


Carroll, J.M. (2005). Edge of Empires: Chinese Elites and British Colonials in Hong Kong. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.


Chan Lau, K.C. (1999). From Nothing to Nothing: the Chinese Communist Movement in Hong Kong: 1921-1936. Hong Kong; London: Hong Kong University Press.


Dictionary of Scottish Architects (2016). “British Empire Exhibition” [Access on 30 June 2020]


Dictionary of Scottish Architects (2016). “Ormrod Maxwell Ayrton” [Access on 30 June 2020]


Fung, E.S.K. (1991). The Diplomacy of Imperial Retreat: Britain’s South China Policy, 1924-1931. Hong Kong; New York: Oxford University Press.


Geppert, A.C.T. (2010). Fleeting Cities: Imperial Expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe. London: Palgrave Macmillan.


Hansen, P. H. (1996). “The Dancing Lamas of Everest: Cinema, Orientalism, and Anglo-Tibetan Relations in the 1920s”, The American Historical Review, 101(3), 712-747.


Hoffenberg, P.H. (2001). An Empire on Display: English, Indian, and Australian Exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War. Berkeley, Los Angeles; London: University of California Press.


MacKenzie, J.M. (1984). Propaganda and Empire: The Manipulation of British Public Opinion, 1880-1960. Manchester: Manchester University Press.


Stephen, D. (2013). The Empire of Progress: West Africans, Indians, and Britons at the British Empire Exhibition, 1924–25. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.


The Postal Museum (u.d.). “British Empire Exhibition 1925” [online] record/GB813_P_150_03_03_02 [Accessed 30 June 2020].


USC Libraries (u.d.). “Temple in Hong Kong, China, ca.1920” [online] [Accessed 30 June 2020].


Waldron, A. (1995). From War to Nationalism: China’s Turning Point, 1924-1925. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Zou, Y. (2012).  “The British Empire Exhibition at Wembley and British Imperial Identity in South China Morning Post”. In J. Matthews and D. Travers (eds.) Islands and Britishness: a Global Perspective. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp.218-227.

Documents 文件


Annual reports of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce 香港總商會年報


Documents of the Legislative Council 香港立法局文件


The British Empire Exhibition (1924) British Empire Exhibition, 1924, Wembley, London, April - October: Handbook of General Information. (publisher and place of issue unidentified)


The Hong Kong Section (1924) Hongkong Section, British Empire Exhibition, 1924. The Chinese Street. (publisher and place of issue unidentified)


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