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Boxers

Author: Gene Luen Yang; Lark Pien
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 1898 China, Little Bao has had enough of foreign missionaries and soldiers robbing peasants, and he recruits an army of Boxers to fight to free China from its oppressors.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Young adult fiction
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
History
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Luen Yang; Lark Pien
ISBN: 9781596433595 1596433590
OCLC Number: 858278859
Notes: Companion to: Saints.
Description: 1 online resource (328 pages : chiefly color illustrations)
Responsibility: Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien.

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China, 1898. Bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has had enough. Harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he  Read more...

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A masterful work of historical fiction that happens to be in the form of a graphic novel, and a very accessible view into a complicated moment in Chinese history. Dave Eggers In Boxers and Saints, Read more...

 
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