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The Good Earth: Chinese Culture and History

The time period of Pearl S. Buck's The Good Earth spans 1882-1939. This LibGuide will cover the history of the Chinese Exclusion Act, the Boxer Uprising, and the Russo-Japanese War.

Boxer Rebellion

Boxer Rebellioncirca 1900: The 9th United States Infantry lined up along the arcade in front of the Sacred Gate at the procession of Count Waldersee, during the Boxer Rebellion, Peking, China. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Boxer Rebellion. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 8 Aug 2012.

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Boxer Rebellion

Christians Murdered in Rebellion

Torture and murder of Christian nuns and priests during the Boxer rising in China. From Le Petit Journal, Paris, 19 December 1891.

Torture and murder of Christian nuns and priests during the Boxer rising in China. From Le Petit Journal, Paris, 19 December 1891

Torture And Murder Of Christian Nuns And Priests During The Boxer Rising In China. From Le Petit Journal, Paris, 19 December 1891.. Photography.Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 8 Aug 2012

Boxer Rebellion Prisoner

CHINA: PRISONER, c1900. - A captured prisoner from the Boxer Rebellion, locked in a cangue at a prison in Peking, China. Stereograph, c1900.

A captured prisoner from the Boxer Rebellion, locked in a cangue at a prison in Peking, China. Stereograph, c1900.

CHINA: PRISONER, C1900. - A Captured Prisoner From The Boxer Rebellion, Locked In A Cangue At A Prison In Peking, China. Stereograph, C1900.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 8 Aug 2012.

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