By: NICHOLLS, Bob
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1986, ISBN:0868617997:
Seller ID: 31552
NICHOLLS, Bob. Bluejackets and Boxers : Australia's Naval Expedition to theBoxer Uprising. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, (1986). Pp 164. Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth. A lively popular history of an obscure chapter in BritishImperial history: the Australian intervention in China of 1900. "In 1900, five hundred sailors of the New South Wales and Victorian naval brigades and the South Australian warship Protector were sent to China as part of an international force raised to suppress the Boxer uprising." -from the Preface. Vg in dj. 65.00 View More...