Many of our numerous Hong Kong collections concentrate on the social, political, and economic conditions of the Pearl River Delta region from 1841 to 1997. Others concern negotiations and plans for the transfer of the colony from administration by the British to Chinese sovereignty.
British civil servant; deputy commissioner of labor, Hong Kong
Author, The Fall of Hong Kong: China's Triumph and Britain's Betrayal
US consul, Hong Kong, 1967–71
British social anthropologist
Most of the items described in these guides are now available at the East Asia Library at Stanford University or Stanford Auxiliary Libraries (SAL 1 & 2). Please check Stanford's online libraries catalog for exact locations.
Duignan, Peter, ed. The Library of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1985.
Palm, Charles, and Dale Reed. Guide to the Hoover Institution Archives. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1980.