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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... a Light on Me, based on research at the Second Historical Archives of China, in Nanjing, where they have 60,000 documents from the Maritime Customs. The lighthouse project in China was massive ...

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    Something new: on thee mapp

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Magazine devoted a cover story (Selden see n)  to in November 2011. "To be able to show this game-changing- and stunning- map in [the Hong Kong Maritime Museum] would be the stuff ... off from the rest of the world, the map shows trade routes linking the country to ports across Asia and as far away as Oman. The museum's "Mapping Ming China's Maritime World- ...

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    Reflections: border personalities

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... disputes with Vietnam. Despite the Ho dynasty ceding the disputed territories to its powerful northern neighbour, in 1406 China launched a massive invasion, ostensibly to restore the Tran family ...

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    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by ATLANTIC

    ... and would like nothing better than to start a dispute that undermines you. Libra (Sep 24- Oct 23) You may have no option but to go back and deal with something you’ve neglected. It’d be easy ...

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    Then & now: ship shape

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Hong Kong's maritime industry has undergone sea changes in line with the city's ever-evolving economic landscape, writes Jason Wordie Ship shape As one of the world's major seaports, contemporary Hong Kong retains enduring connections with its maritime origins. The newly opened cruise-ship terminal on the old Kai Tak airport runway, designed to tap ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:12pm

    ... Olivia Rosenman Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was unwittingly invoked in the ongoing territorial dispute between China and Japan earlier this month, with each side comparing the other to Lord Voldemort and sundry media running pictures (such as that below) of Fiennes attired as said villain in the Harry Potter films to accompany their coverage of the spat. Better known ...

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    Rant: Tailor trashed

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... that a mainlander should speak his mind freely, but to rail against those "cultural nazis" who would dispute Feng's genius by suggesting they be deprived of their right to do so sounds a tad ...

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    So near, yet so feared: That sinking feeling

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:58pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... The place looked great on the website- maritime, but with Liberace characteristics. Gold fittings ahoy! Unfortunately, I was in such a hurry to get there that I forgot the most important part of my ...

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    Then & now: cross purposes

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... guaranteed protection from official Chinese interference. Foreign consuls tended to take their side in disputes, which undermined Chinese legal authority; and so converts were only partially subject ... they lived and worked. But the missionary legacy remains profoundly equivocal nevertheless. Sir Robert Hart, the British head of the Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs Service for some decades, noted ...

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    Reflections: cattle of wits

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... a dispute. As the magistrate of a county in Yizhou (modern-day Sichuan province), Yu was known throughout the region as a wise and thoughtful man. An unresolved dispute had been taken all the way up ... of the case, Yu ordered the families to bring their herds before him. He then set the disputed cow free and allowed it to wander among the two groups. It quickly headed towards the Ren family’s herd, ...




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