Vigil: Hong Kong on the Brink

Hong Kong on the Brink

Published 2020
By Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

The situation in Hong Kong is going through rapid changes. This short book puts the events unfolding there in a historical perspective. Since its writing, Beijing has passed a new law that essentially voids the 1997 agreement with Britain under which Hong Kong was to enjoy at least 50 years of relative autonomy from Beijing.