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Beijing 1900: The Seige That Never Was

Kevin Baker, Dr; Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
Most histories record the events around the foreign legations in Beijing June to August 1900 as one of the great sieges of history. This film details photographs and a journal of participants that give a very different view - the foreigners were able to venture out into the city, continuing to trade (and eat well), and the "Boxers" were almost all poorly-armed rioters. The conclusion is that the events were sporadic rioting, not a concerted
Release Date
2012
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Recording Info
Originally produced by Whitecross Media in 2012.
Publisher no.
1139478 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file)
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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