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William Scott Ament and the Boxer Rebellion : heroism, hubris and the "ideal missionary"

作者: Larry Clinton Thompson
出版商: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009.
版本/格式:   圖書 : 傳記 : 英語所有版本和格式的總覽
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"In 1900 in China a movement known as the Boxers rose up and tried to destroy Western oppressors. This book focuses on American missionary William Scott Ament whose bravery and heroism was tarnished by hubris and looting. Readers may come to their own conclusions, this book provides history of the Boxer Rebellion and the siege of Peking"--Provided by publisher.
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類型/形式: Biography
提及的人: William Scott Ament
資料類型: 傳記
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Larry Clinton Thompson
ISBN: 9780786440085 0786440082
OCLC系統控制編碼: 251302315
描述: ix, 242 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
内容: Prologue --
The fists of righteous harmony --
Will Ament in China --
Red-headed devils in Peking --
The semi-siege --
Admiral see-no-more --
The Empress Dowager --
The assassination of the baron --
In the British legation --
Herbert Hoover and Smedley Butler --
A tour of the defenses --
The Tartar wall --
The conquest of Tientsin --
The darkest days --
Life under siege --
Not massacred yet --
Marching to Peking --
Rescue --
Ament's palace --
The looting of Peking --
Mark Twain and Will Ament.
責任: Larry Clinton Thompson.

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Aims to give equal due to the missionaries, their work, the impact they had on China, and the controversies arising in the aftermath of the Boxer Rebellion. This book focuses particularly on American  再讀一些...

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I've read several books about the Boxer Rebellion. This is probably the most interesting.  It tells not only an exciting story but it also looks at the moral aspects of the Western invasion of China and the destruction of the Boxers in 1900. The book is attractive and well illustrated and...
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