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Hong Kong Pop Up BHC022

US$69.95

The glamorous harbor city weathered many storms before arriving at its current state of prosperity. Although Hong Kong has undergone countless transformations, one aspect of life here remains unchanged. Despite the city's picturesque landscape and its proximity to the sea, inhabitants continue to struggle with the lack of livable space. When you open this book, the stories of Hongkongers from the post-war era to the present will have you wondering how past generations were able to servive in such cramped iving conditions. Was the air cooler in hillside shanty towns? What were the dream homes of those who lived in the public housing projects>Complete with fascinating details of a bygone era, this bird's eye view of the city represented in three-dimensional form is sure to delight readers.

璀璨的海港城市历尽沧桑,从匮乏到丰足;但万变不离其宗的是,拥有大片自然郊野及美丽海港的香港人,却要长期忍受挤迫的居住环境,想方设法尽量利用仅有的空间。打开此书,重拾战后至今,几代人居住香城的故事,或许你会好奇,港人究竟如何在这些不见天日的建筑内居住?依山而建的木屋当真风凉水冷吗?一朝入住政府兴建的公屋,小市民安居乐业的梦又是什么呢?鸟瞰的角度、立体的呈现,以及生活的细节,均令人叹为观止!

By Kit Lau, Hardcover, Traditional Chinese Characters and English, 12pages, 12"x10"
 
Item: Hong Kong Pop Up
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