Escape from Hong Kong : Admiral Chan Chak's Christmas day dash, 1941 / Tim Luard.

By: Luard, TimMaterial type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksRoyal Asiatic Society Hong Kong studies series: Publisher: Hong Kong : London : Hong Kong University Press ; Eurospan [distributor], 2012Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 323 pages, [27] leaves of plates) : illustrations, maps, portraitsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9789882209176; 9882209173Additional physical formats: Print version:: Escape from Hong Kong.DDC classification: 940.535125092 LOC classification: D767.3 | .L83 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook. Summary: On 25th December 1941, the day of Hong Kong's surrender to the Japanese, Admiral Chan Chak and more than 60 Chinese and British intelligence, naval and marine personnel made a dramatic escape from the invading army. This narrative account of the escape sheds light on the role played by the Chinese in the defence of Hong Kong.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-306) and index.

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On 25th December 1941, the day of Hong Kong's surrender to the Japanese, Admiral Chan Chak and more than 60 Chinese and British intelligence, naval and marine personnel made a dramatic escape from the invading army. This narrative account of the escape sheds light on the role played by the Chinese in the defence of Hong Kong.

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