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Diaries of Sir Ernest Satow, British Envoy in Peking (1900-0 - Ian Ruxton

Diaries of Sir Ernest Satow, British Envoy in Peking (1900-0

Paperback Published: 28th April 2006
ISBN: 9781411688049
Number Of Pages: 424

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The Peking (Beijing) diaries (1900-06) of the great Victorian-Edwardian diplomat Sir Ernest Satow, published for the first time ever on lulu.com as a PAPERBACK and DOWNLOAD, by permission of the National Archives (UK) on behalf of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office, with an introduction by China expert J.E. Hoare. Satow was Britain's top diplomat in China when he wrote this journal, as he called it. He replaced Sir Claude MacDonald after the Siege of the Peking Legations which occurred during the Boxer Rebellion in 1900, and he observed the Russo-Japanese War (1904-05) from Peking. Volume One of two volumes (total 812 pages). 420 pages in this volume with many footnotes, and a 73-page index of names in Volume Two.

ISBN: 9781411688049
ISBN-10: 141168804X
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 424
Published: 28th April 2006
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 27.31 x 20.32  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.95

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