Kowloon: Unknown Territory Blacksmith Books / Chabot Nicole + Chaplain Ira

Kowloon: Unknown Territory

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What do ?œDeep water pier?? ?œNine dragons city??and ?œMandarin?˜s lake??have in common with ?œWong Tai Sin?? the name of a Taoist deity? They?™re all districts in Kowloon.

This book is an exploration of what is often seen as Hong Kong?™s shadow-side, from the viewpoints of community, consumerism, art, food, fashion and sex ??15 years after the handover. Scores of colour photographs bring the peninsula to the reader in a salute to street culture and the ordinary and extraordinary people of Kowloon.

What do ?œDeep water pier?? ?œNine dragons city??and ?œMandarin?˜s lake??have in common with ?œWong Tai Sin?? the name of a Taoist deity? They?™re all districts in Kowloon. This book is an exploration of what is often seen as Hong Kong?™s shadow-side, from the viewpoints of community, consumerism, art, food, fashion and sex ??15 years after the handover. Scores of colour photographs bring the peninsula to the reader in a salute to street culture and the ordinary and extraordinary people of Kowloon.