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Peking 1900

The Boxer Rebellion (Campaign)

by Peter Harrington

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Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Asia - China,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichael Perry (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8922162M
    ISBN 101841761818
    ISBN 109781841761817

    Defence of foreign legations, Peking, China, June 20th to Aug. 14th, Contributor Names Ferguson, Harley B. (Harley Bascom), Book/Printed Material Military order of . Peking The Boxer Rebellion by Peter Harrington starting at $ Peking The Boxer Rebellion has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

    This book describes the desperate series of events as the multinational force rushed to their 's study of the violent Boxer Rebellion, which swept northern China in The Boxers were a secret society who sought to rid their country of the pernicious influence of the foreign powers who had gradually acquired a stranglehold on : Peter Harrington; Michael Perry. Peking und Umgebung German and Chinese. "Aufnahme innerhalb der Stadtmauern / durch die Feldtopographen des Deutschen Ostasiatischen Expeditionskorps. [Aufnahme] ausserhalb [der Stadtmauern] / [durch die] Topographische Sektion der Ostasiatischen Besatzungs-Brigade.".

    Another informative narrative in the form of letters is B. L. Putnam Weale [pseudonym for Bertram Lenox Simpson], Indiscreet Letters from Peking: Being the Notes of an Eye-Witness , the Great Year of Tribulation (New York: Dodd, Mead, , pp. , pt. 2, chapt. 3, "Fires and Food;" a Chinese translation of part 2 by Chen Yi. Peking The Boxer Rebellion (Campaign Book 85) eBook: Peter Harrington, Michael Perry: : Kindle Store/5(3).


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