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Notes on the Geography of China: Hong Kong : Photo 6

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As happens to every "tallest" building, I.M. Pei's Bank of China tower (1990) was overtaken by another skyscraper a few years later. It still retains, however, that praying mantis quality that made it so ominous in 1989, when it rose freshly over the city and made very clear to everyone just who was very soon to be in charge.

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