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The Six-Day War of 1899
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This triggered resistance by the some of the population of the New Territories. There ensued six days of fighting with heavy Chinese casualties.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Foreword
  2. pp. ix-xi
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  1. Preface and Acknowledgements
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-4
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  1. 1 - 1899: Hong Kong in the Age of Imperialism
  2. pp. 5-22
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  1. 2 - Riots, Disturbances, Insurrection, and War: Armed Opposition to the Imperial Ideal
  2. pp. 23-38
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  1. 3 - July 1898–March 1899: The Road to War
  2. pp. 39-60
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  1. 4 - April 1899: The War
  2. pp. 61-102
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  1. 5 - Blake and Lockhart: Conflicts and Casualties
  2. pp. 103-148
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  1. 6 - The Campaign: An Assessment
  2. pp. 149-168
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  1. 7 - The Villagers: Leaders and Led
  2. pp. 169-184
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  1. 8 - The Aftermath of the War
  2. pp. 185-190
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  1. Appendix 1 - Proclamation of the Governor, 7 – 9 April 1899
  2. pp. 191-193
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  1. Appendix 2 - The Speech of the Governor, Sir Henry Blake, to the elders of the villages of the Kowloon area, on 17 April 1899
  2. pp. 194-195
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  1. Appendix 3 - Report on the Fighting 15 – 18 April Capt. Berger as taken from Stewart Lockhart’s Diary
  2. pp. 196-202
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  1. Appendix 4 - Report on Operations: C.S. Simmonds, Capt. Royal Artillery
  2. pp. 203-204
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  1. Appendix 5 - The Spirit Tablet Inscription in the Tin Hau Temple, Tai Shue Ha
  2. pp. 205-205
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  1. Appendix 6 - The Six-Day War and Kam Tin
  2. pp. 206-207
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  1. Appendix 7 - The Biography of Man Tsam-chuen
  2. pp. 208-209
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  1. Appendix 8
  2. pp. 210-214
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 215-260
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 261-276
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