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Sir Percy Cradock GCMG PC (Chinese: 柯利達爵士, 26 October – 22 January ) was a British diplomat, civil servant and sinologist who served as British Ambassador to the People's Republic of China from toplaying a significant role in the Sino-British negotiations which led up to the signing of the Sino-British Joint Declaration in Born: 26 OctoberByers Green, County.
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American interest in China, sparked by the China trade and the establishment of Hong Kong as a British Crown Colony early in the Nineteenth Century, revealed itself in tales for children and adults, translations of Confucian writings, commercial and personal travel, and elaborate accounts of the first Embassy from China to the United States.
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The policy of granting or recognizing significant degrees of self-government by dependencies, which was favoured.
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