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Macau: Bibliography
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Boxer, C.R., ed. and trans. Seventeenth Century Macau in Contemporary Documents and Illustrations. Hong Kong: Heinemann (Asia), 1984.

China. Embassy (Washington). "China to Resume the Exercise of Sovereignty over Macao on December 20, 1999, " Newsletter, Embassy of the People's Republic of China. No. 99-24, December 13, 1999, 1-7.

China. State Statistical Bureau. Zhongguo tongji nianjian, 1997 (Statistical Yearbook of China, 1997). Beijing: September 1997.

Edmonds, Richard Louis. "Macau and Greater China." Pages 226-54 in David Shambaugh, ed., Greater China: The Next Superpower? Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Edmonds, Richard Louis, and Herbert Yee. "Macau: From Portuguese Autonomous Territory to Chinese Special Administrative Region," China Quarterly (London), No. 160, December 1999, 801-817.

Fei Chengkang. Macao: 400 Years. Trans. Wang Yintong. Shanghai: Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, 1996.

Flores, Jorge. "The History of Macao During the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: Open Questions and Possible Queries," Review of Culture (Macau), No. 19, 2d Series, 1994, 11-16.

Guillén Nuñez, César. Macao Streets. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press (China), 1999.

Gunn, Geoffrey C. Encountering Macau:. Portuguese City-State on the Periphery of China, 1557-1999. Transitions: Asia and Asian America Series. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1996.

Haberzettl, Peter, and Roderich Ptak. Macau: Geographie, Geschichte, Wirtschaft und Kultur. South China and Maritime Asia, 3. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1995.

Hing, Lo Shiu. Political Development in Macau. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 1995.

Li Fugen, "Macao: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow," China Today [Beijing], 48, No. 12, December 1999, 32-35.

Liao, Darlene. "Macao Aims for. Turnaround," China Business Review. 26, No. 4, July-August 1999, 20-23.

"Macau." Pages 152-55 in Asia 2000 Yearbook:. Review of the Events of 1999. 41st ed. Hong Kong: Far Eastern Economic Review, December 1999.

"Macau." Pages 1010-19 in The Europa World Year Book, 2000 ,1. 41st ed. London: Europa, 2000.

Macau Economic Services. Research and Electronic Data Processing Department. Macau Economy: Selected Economic and Financial Indicators. Macau: July 11, 2000.

McGivering, Jill. Macao Remembers. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press (China), 1999.

Porter, Jonathan. Macau, The Imaginary City: Culture and Society, 1557 to the Present. New Perspectives in Asian Studies. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 2000.

Roberts, Elfed Vaughan, Sum Ngai Ling, and Peter Bradshaw. Historical Dictionary of Hong Kong and Macau. Asian Historical Dictionaries, No. 10. Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow Press, 1992.

Santos, Isaú. "Sino-Portuguese Relations via Macau in the 16th and 17th Centuries," Review of Culture (Macau), Nos. 7-8, October-March 1998-89, 3-11.

Shipp, Steve. Macau, China:. Political History of the Portuguese Colony's Transition to Chinese Rule. Jefferson, North Carolina: MacFarland, 1997.

Teixeira, Manuel. "The Macanese," Review of Culture (Macau), No. 20, 2d Series, 1994, 85-129.

United States. Central Intelligence Agency. The World Factbook, 1998. Washington: 1998.

World Radio TV Handbook. 52. Ed., Andrew G. Sennitt. Amsterdam: Billboard, 1998.

Last Updated: August 2000

Editor's Note: Country Studies included here were published between 1988 and 1998. The Country study for Macau was first published in 2000. Where available, the data has been updated through 2008. The date at the bottom of each section will indicate the time period of the data. Information on some countries may no longer be up to date. See the "Research Completed" date at the beginning of each study on the Title Page or the "Data as of" date at the end of each section of text. This information is included due to its comprehensiveness and for historical purposes.

Note that current information from the CIA World Factbook, U.S. Department of State Background Notes, Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Country Briefs, the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office's Country Profiles, and the World Bank can be found on

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