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2 edition of General Gordon"s private diary of his exploits in China found in the catalog.

General Gordon"s private diary of his exploits in China

Charles George Gordon

General Gordon"s private diary of his exploits in China

by Charles George Gordon

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Published by S. Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, Kraus Reprint in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History -- Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementamplified by Samuel Mossman.
    ContributionsMossman, Samuel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS759 G6 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17345671M

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    China should begin with the terms of reference used. The best-known defmition of a Chinese warlord was that proposed by James Sheridan in his biography of the 'Christian General', Feng Yu-hsiang: In Chinese history, the term warlord ordinarily designates a man who was lord of a particular area by virtue of his capacity to wage war. In 99 B.C.E. the great historian of China, Sima Qian, suffered from castration because A) he was blamed for distorting history. B) he inflicted this pain on himself in order to be a eunuch. C) his view contradicted the emperor's judgment. D) he was a Legalist. E) None of these answers is correct. The Forgotten General highlights the courage, intelligence and determination of an exceptional New Zealander. Major-General Sir Andrew Russell was a distinguished soldier and a dedicated leader of men. He was among the top-ranked divisional commanders in the British armies that fought on the Western Front in World War I. He has been described as 'the one military commander of genius that New 5/5(1).


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