Libraries and information centres in Hong Kong

by Julia L. Y. Chan

Publisher: Published for the Hong Kong Library Association by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong

Written in English
Published: Pages: 554 Downloads: 770
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  • China,
  • Hong Kong


  • Libraries -- China -- Hong Kong -- Directories.,
  • Information services -- China -- Hong Kong -- Directories.

Edition Notes

Other titlesXianggang tu shu guan ji zi xun fu wu zhong xin
Statementcompiled and edited by Julia L.Y. Chan, Angela S.W. Yan, Kan Lai-bing = [Xianggang tu shu guan ji zi xun fu wu zhong xin / compiled and edited by Chen Liye, Zhen Chen Ruihui, Jian Libing].
SeriesUniversity of Hong Kong Libraries publications ;, no. 7
ContributionsYan, Angela S. W., Kan, Lai-bing, 1933-, Kan, Lai-bing, 1933-
LC ClassificationsZ845.H6 C43 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 554 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages554
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL751669M
ISBN 109622094090
LC Control Number97146164

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