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Heaven in conflict : Franciscans and the Boxer uprising in Shanxi
AuthorClark, Anthony E.
Pub. LocationSeattlePublisherUniversity of Washington Press
Date2015Phys. Desc.xxi, 219 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberBX3646.C5 C53 2015
Heaven in conflict : Franciscans and the Boxer uprising in Shanxi / Anthony E. Clark.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-212) and index.

Chronology of Franciscans in China -- Map of Shanxi -- Prologue: war of the immortals -- The drought and the heavenly battle -- Taiyuan, from mission to diocese -- Boxers and local gods -- Catholics and foreign gods -- The deluge and the earthly battle -- Red lantern women and Franciscan sisters -- Friars, magistrates, and the Fists of Righteous Harmony -- Revenge and reconstruction.

Also available online via Gleeson Library.

Subject(s)Franciscans--Missions--China--19th-20th centuries
Franciscans--China--History--19th century
Franciscans--China--History--20th century
China--History--Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901
Christian martyrs--China--Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901
Shanxi Sheng 山西省--Church history
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryEditionFirst EditionRec. #19000
ISBN9780295994000 ; 0295994002LCCN2014007525OCLC875520682