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Boxer Rebellion

The Dramatic Story of China's War on Foreigners that Shook the World in the Summer Of 1900

Boxer Rebellion( )
Author: Preston, Diana
ISBN:978-0-425-18084-6
Publication Date:Jul 2001
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Berkley
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

Chinese peasants chafed against the foreign technologies and ideas that the imperialists introduced. Then a new movement-mystical, materialistic, and virulently anti-Christian-began to spread among them like wildfire. The foreigners laughed at the peasants' martial-arts routines and nicknamed them "the Boxers"-never imagining that the group, with the backing of China's empress dowager, would soon terrorize the world...This acclaimed account of the Boxer Rebellion, by an Oxford-trained...
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Book Details
Pages:464
Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / China
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:1.088 Pounds



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