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Toy Cars of Japan and Hong Kong
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Andrew G. Ralston
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

This unique selection of the most rare and collectible toy cars made in Japan and Hong Kong in the 1950s and 1960s, includes large-scale tinplate cars made for the American market; the early Japanese diecasts by Model Pet, Micro Pet and Cherryca Phenix; and plastic friction-drive cars made in Hong
Tinplate Toy Cars of the 1950s and 1960s from Japan
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Andrew Ralston
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

After the Second World War, Japanese toy makers made tinplate replicas of many American and European cars, often reaching surprising heights of realism. Today, these tin cars are the most desirable of all vintage toys, fetching prices at auction in excess of diecast cars such as Dinky Toys. Seeking out
Diecast Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Andrew Ralston
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

A guide for collectors discusses the history of die-cast toy cars of the 1950s and 1960s and surveys the companies that manufactured the toys around the world, including such major names as Dinky Toys, Corgi Toys, Solido, Tekno, and Tootsietoy.
Plastic Toy Cars of the 1950s and 1960s
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Andrew Ralston
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

The history of Dinky Toys, Corgi Toys and other makers of diecast metal cars has been covered in great detail in many books and magazine articles; by contrast, information on plastic toy cars is much harder to come by. Yet collectors are taking an increasing interest in plastic cars, particularly
Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship in Hong Kong
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Ali F. Farhoomand
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

The case studies are topically diverse, and span a range of managerial functions and sectors. This casebook is an anthology of 28 cases from the series. The cases are written with a strong management perspective to offer a practical and interesting look at how successful entrepreneur-managers in Hong Kong systematically