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Death throes of a dynasty : letters and diaries of Charles and Bessie Ewing, missionaries to China

Author: Charles Ewing; Bessie Ewing; E G Ruoff
Publisher: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The letters of Charles and Bessie Ewing provide eyewitness accounts of the social upheaval and warfare that shook turn-of-the-century China. They discuss their missionary activities in the villages  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Church history
Diaries
Records and correspondence
Sources
Correspondence
Named Person: Charles Ewing; Bessie Ewing; Bessie Ewing; Charles Ewing; Charles Ewing; Bessie Ewing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Ewing; Bessie Ewing; E G Ruoff
ISBN: 0873384148 9780873384148
OCLC Number: 21406764
Description: ix, 276 pages : portraits, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The encroachment: 1892-1898 --
The Boxer uprising and subsequent reform efforts: 1899-1904 --
The rising storm: 1905-1908 --
The end of a dynasty: 1909-1913.
Responsibility: edited by E.G. Ruoff.

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