pular para conteúdo
Homer Lea : American soldier of fortune Ver prévia deste item
FecharVer prévia deste item
Checando...

Homer Lea : American soldier of fortune

Autor: Lawrence M Kaplan
Editora: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2010.
Séries: American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
Edição/Formato   e-book : Documento : Biografia : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
Base de Dados:WorldCat
Resumo:
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.
Classificação:

(ainda não classificado) 0 com críticas - Seja o primeiro.

Assuntos
Mais como este

 

Encontrar uma cópia on-line

Links para este item

Encontrar uma cópia na biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que possuem este item...

Detalhes

Gênero/Forma: Electronic books
Biography
History
Formato Físico Adicional: Print version:
Kaplan, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Martin), 1954-
Homer Lea.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2010
(DLC) 2010023314
(OCoLC)639159480
Pessoa Denominada: Homer Lea; Yat-sen Sun; Homer Lea; Yat-sen Sun
Tipo de Material: Biografia, Documento, Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento: Recurso Internet, Arquivo de Computador
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Lawrence M Kaplan
ISBN: 9780813126173 0813126177
Número OCLC: 697174416
Descrição: 1 online resource (x, 314 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, map.
Conteúdos: 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.
Título da Série: American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
Responsabilidade: Lawrence M. Kaplan.

Resumo:

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.

Críticas

Críticas editoriais

Nielsen BookData

""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 Ler mais...

 
Críticas contribuídas por usuários
Recuperando críticas GoodReas...
Recuperando comentários DOGObooks

Etiquetas

Seja o primeiro.
Confirmar esta solicitação

Você já pode ter solicitado este item. Por favor, selecione Ok se gostaria de proceder com esta solicitação de qualquer forma.

Dados Ligados


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/697174416> # Homer Lea American soldier of fortune
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "697174416" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/lexington> ; # Lexington
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/kyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Person/lea_homer_1876_1912> ; # Homer Lea
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/united_states_foreign_relations_china> ; # United States--Foreign relations--China
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/soldiers_of_fortune_united_states> ; # Soldiers of fortune--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206073> ; # China.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/china_foreign_relations_united_states> ; # China--Foreign relations--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/china_united_states> ; # China--United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> ; # Diplomatic relations
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/951.035092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> ; # Generals
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/generals_china> ; # Generals--China
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/united_states_china> ; # United States--China.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/69984373> ; # Homer Lea
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Person/sun_yat_sen_1866_1925> ; # Yat-sen Sun
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/sun_yat_sen_1866_1925> ; # Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/china> ; # China
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354494> ; # Revolution (China : 1911-1912)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/history> ; # HISTORY
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/authors_american_20th_century> ; # Authors, American--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/history_united_states_20th_century> ; # HISTORY--United States--20th Century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894415> ; # Diplomats
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Event/1861_1999> ; # 1861 - 1999
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/diplomats_united_states> ; # Diplomats--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/lea_homer_1876_1912> ; # Lea, Homer, 1876-1912
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_general> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--General
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1125334> ; # Soldiers of fortune
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> ; # Authors, American
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/6313797> ; # Lawrence Martin Kaplan
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description "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."@en ;
   schema:description "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."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793962500> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Series/american_warriors_lexington_ky> ; # American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Series/american_warriors> ; # American warriors
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/639159480> ;
   schema:name "Homer Lea American soldier of fortune"@en ;
   schema:productID "697174416" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/697174416#PublicationEvent/lexington_university_press_of_kentucky_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> ; # University Press of Kentucky
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=792224> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=293718> ;
   schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcfdv> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10438038> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=350586> ;
   schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780813126173/> ;
   schema:url <http://www.SLQ.eblib.com.au/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=792224> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813126173> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/697174416> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> # University Press of Kentucky
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University Press of Kentucky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Person/sun_yat_sen_1866_1925> # Yat-sen Sun
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1866" ;
   schema:deathDate "1925" ;
   schema:familyName "Sun" ;
   schema:givenName "Yat-sen" ;
   schema:name "Yat-sen Sun" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/china_united_states> # China--United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "China--United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Place/united_states_china> # United States--China.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States--China." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Series/american_warriors> # American warriors
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/697174416> ; # Homer Lea American soldier of fortune
   schema:name "American warriors" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Series/american_warriors_lexington_ky> # American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/697174416> ; # Homer Lea American soldier of fortune
   schema:name "American warriors (Lexington, Ky.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_general> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/china_foreign_relations_united_states> # China--Foreign relations--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "China--Foreign relations--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/history_united_states_20th_century> # HISTORY--United States--20th Century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HISTORY--United States--20th Century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/lea_homer_1876_1912> # Lea, Homer, 1876-1912
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lea, Homer, 1876-1912"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/sun_yat_sen_1866_1925> # Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793962500#Topic/united_states_foreign_relations_china> # United States--Foreign relations--China
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "United States--Foreign relations--China"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1125334> # Soldiers of fortune
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Soldiers of fortune"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206073> # China.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "China." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354494> # Revolution (China : 1911-1912)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Revolution (China : 1911-1912)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> # Diplomatic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Diplomatic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> # Authors, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Authors, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894415> # Diplomats
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Diplomats"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> # Generals
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Generals"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/6313797> # Lawrence Martin Kaplan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1954" ;
   schema:familyName "Kaplan" ;
   schema:givenName "Lawrence Martin" ;
   schema:givenName "Lawrence M." ;
   schema:name "Lawrence Martin Kaplan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/69984373> # Homer Lea
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1876" ;
   schema:deathDate "1912" ;
   schema:familyName "Lea" ;
   schema:givenName "Homer" ;
   schema:name "Homer Lea" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813126173>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0813126177" ;
   schema:isbn "9780813126173" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/639159480>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Homer Lea." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/697174416> ; # Homer Lea American soldier of fortune
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Por favor, conecte-se ao WorldCat 

Não tem uma conta? Você pode facilmente criar uma conta gratuita.