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An Army Boy in Peking - Camphor Press
It’s the summer of 1900 and northern China is ablaze with the anti-foreigner Boxer Rebellion. With the tactic support of China’s Manchu rulers, the fanatical Boxers – so-called for their martial arts practices – lay siege to the foreign legation compounds in Peking. U.S. Army private Harry Kearny, recent graduate from the Virginia Military Institute, [...]