Britain in Hong Kong

The younger generations are shocked that Britain once ruled Hong Kong. The generations above that just remember Britain’s exit and the panic that set in the people of Hong Kong and the world at large. Those older find it hard to fathom Hong Kong under any but British rule. The question then arises as to how it all started. Why was Britain in charge of something on the extreme other side of the world?



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Rebecca Graf

Writer for ten years, lover of education, and degrees in business, history, and English. Striving to become a Renassiance woman.