Posted by Al Chinn on March 12, 2001 at 19:12:16:
In Reply to: Re: ISO CHOCK posted by lisa c on March 12, 2001 at 15:18:37:
Canton is not the name of the Province of Guangdong but it is the English name for the city of Guangzhou. This is a common error of assumption by similar sounds.
: Chung San (Zhong San) is a part of Canton(Guangdong). Not too great a presence in the US, although I believe a big immigrant population to HI and Oakland, CA.
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