The Handover of Hong Kong

Hong Kong was surrendered to the British for perpetuity by the Ching dynasty when Britain won the First Opium war. Kowloon was surrendered for perpetuity…

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Light reading – Jefferson’s America: The President, the Purchase, and the Explorers Who Transformed a Nation

This is not an easy book to read. The flow is rather disjointed. One can’t get to grip with the stories on the 6 explorers…

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