Daily Archives: March 11, 2008


Yuying Middle School Zhou Weizeng, 1936-9

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The Origins of the Boxer Uprising

The Origins of the Boxer Uprising By Joseph Eshevick University of California Press: 1987; Chinese translation: Jiangsu People’s Press, 1994 Winner of 1987 John K. Fairbank Prize from American Historical Association; 1989 Joseph R. Levenson Prize from the Association for … Continue reading

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One more dentist

I must have passed Dr. Jeffrey Rubin’s office and his little white singling million times without actually noticing his name, or noticed his name but without committing it to my limited memory.  His office is over looking one of the parks where in … Continue reading

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In gold

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