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Homer Lea : American soldier of fortune

Auteur: Lawrence M Kaplan
Uitgever: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2010.
Serie: American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
Editie/Formaat:   eBoek : Document : Biografie : Deelstaats- of provinciale overheidsuitgave : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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As a five-feet-three-inch hunchback who weighed about 100 pounds, Homer Lea (1876-1912), was an unlikely candidate for life on the battlefield, yet he became a world-renowned military hero. In the Dragon's Lair: The Exploits of Homer Lea paints a revealing portrait of a diminutive yet determined man who never earned his valor on the field of battle, but left an indelible mark on his times.
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Genre/Vorm: Electronic books
Biography
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Print version:
Kaplan, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Martin), 1954-
Homer Lea.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2010
(DLC) 2010023314
(OCoLC)639159480
Genoemd persoon: Homer Lea; Yat-sen Sun
Genre: Biografie, Document, Overheidsuitgave, Deelstaats- of provinciale overheidsuitgave, Internetbron
Soort document: Internetbron, Computerbestand
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Lawrence M Kaplan
ISBN: 9780813126173 0813126177
OCLC-nummer: 697174416
Beschrijving: 1 online resource (x, 314 p., [16] p. of plates) : ill., map.
Inhoud: Charismatic dreamer --
In the dragon's lair --
A Don Quixote in China --
General without an army --
The Imperial Reform Army --
The Falkenberg comedy --
Resourceful schemer --
The quill and the sword --
The Red Dragon Plan --
Final crusade --
Conclusion: the man and the myth.
Serietitel: American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
Verantwoordelijkheid: Lawrence M. Kaplan.

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As a five-feet-three-inch hunchback who weighed about 100 pounds, Homer Lea (1876-1912), was an unlikely candidate for life on the battlefield, yet he became a world-renowned military hero. In the Dragon's Lair: The Exploits of Homer Lea paints a revealing portrait of a diminutive yet determined man who never earned his valor on the field of battle, but left an indelible mark on his times.

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""Now largely forgotten, Homer Lea, from the late 1890s until his death in 1912 at a few days short of age 36, played a significant role in China's access to the highest political circles on three Meer lezen...

 
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