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Hong Kong as it Was free pdf This is a unique record of a now vanished Hong Kong - the most complete pictorial account of how the colony looked during the decades from the early 1930s to the 1950s. Hedda Morrison's photographs will appeal to all who value documentary images and Asian.

About Edward Stokes

Hedda Morrison, the highly regarded photographer, was born in Germany in 1908- she died in Australia in 1991. Trained in photography during 1929-31 at Munich, she left for China in 1933. There she found her vocation, as a documentary photographer of great sensitivity and range, thus beginning decades of memorable work. Edward Stokes, an award-winning photographer and writer, was born in Australia. He grew up in Hong Kong and returned there in 1993. A photographer and writer, he has produced more than 10 books which, in different ways, use photographs and text to create memorable, integrated narratives. Stokes' previous works have all been keenly received. He recently established The Photographic Heritage Foundation which will originate books drawing on Asia's rich photographic heritage.

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Author : Edward Stokes
Publisher : Hong Kong University Press
Data Published : 01 July 2009
ISBN : 9622099661
EAN : 9789622099661
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 228 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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