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Yankee of the Yalu : Philo Norton McGiffin, American captain in the Chinese navy, 1885-1895

Author: Lee McGiffin
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., [1968] ©1968
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First edition
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Because of a Congressional cutback in appropriations in 1894 commissions were not available for several Annapolis graduates. This is the biography of one graduate who offered his services to China and performed several missions for them prior to the Boxer Rebellion.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Naval history
Named Person: Philo Norton McGiffin; Philo Norton McGiffin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee McGiffin
OCLC Number: 440379
Description: 160 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Lee McGiffin.

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Because of a Congressional cutback in appropriations in 1894 commissions were not available for several Annapolis graduates. This is the biography of one graduate who offered his services to China and performed several missions for them prior to the Boxer Rebellion.

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