The First To LandLarge Print - 1986
Captain David Blackwood is embroiled in the Boxer Rebellion. Ordered to escort a beautiful German countess on a dangerous journey up the Hoshun River, Blackwood sees death and slaughter unlike anything he has known. Finally, standing before the walls of Tientsin, he must hold on against a torrent of frenzied Chinese warriors.
Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 1986, c1984.
Edition: Large print ed.
Characteristics: 401 p. ; 23 cm.
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