Black Watch, Red Dawn: The Hong Kong Handover to China (Neil & Jo Craig) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my History shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
London & Washington: Brassey’s, 1998, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Colour photographs;
From the cover: Black Watch, Red Dawn is not a formal portrait of the Handover It is the crystallisation of the months spent by the authors in Hong Kong before and after the event took place where they observed the former Territory as insiders and as outsiders, which helped them to build up a picture of a society in a time of great change.
The book focuses on The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) a visible instrument of sovereignty in Hong Kong and the Peoples Liberation Arm…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XV] 251 pages. Bibliography. 10″ x 7½”.