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Boulger, Demetrius Charles 1853-1928

Overview
Works: 123 works in 558 publications in 3 languages and 4,228 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: DS735, 951
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Most widely held works about Demetrius Charles Boulger
 
Most widely held works by Demetrius Charles Boulger
China by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

41 editions published between 1858 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Sir Stamford Raffles by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

26 editions published between 1897 and 1999 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of China by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

15 editions published between 1898 and 1972 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord William Bentinck by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

23 editions published between 1882 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord William Bentinck, 1774-1839, former governor of India
A short history of China : being an account for the general reader of an ancient empire and people by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

28 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgian life in town and country by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

12 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgium of the Belgians by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 1918 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Congo State; or, The growth of civilisation in Central Africa by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

24 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by the historian and biographer Demetrius C. Boulger (1853-1928), this history of early Belgian rule in the Congo was first published in 1898. The book documents nineteenth-century colonial activity after King Leopold II (1835-1909) assumed private control of the Congo Free State following the Berlin Conference in 1884. Exposed by the Casement Report of 1904, Leopold's controversial administration of the territory has become infamous for its exploitation of the local people and natural resources. Boulger's pro-Leopold account
Central Asian portraits; the celebrities of the khanates and the neighbouring states by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

20 editions published between 1880 and 2008 in English and German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Sir Halliday Macartney, K.C.M.G., commander of Li Hung Chang's trained force in the Taeping rebellion, founder of the first Chinese arsenals, for thirty years councillor and secretary to the Chinese legation in London by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

15 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demetrius C. Boulger (1853-1928) published several works on Asia, including this 1908 biography of Sir Halliday Macartney (1833-1906), a military doctor turned diplomat. Boulger describes how, interrupting his studies, Macartney served as a medical volunteer with the Anglo-Turkish contingent in the Crimea. After completing his medical degree Macartney joined the army and travelled to India and China. In the early 1860s he took an active part in crushing the Taiping Rebellion under the leadership of the young General (then Captain) Gordon, joined the Chinese Service, and was swiftly promoted. Macartney founded the first ever arsenal in China at Nanking and was its director for ten years. He transferred to the diplomatic service, and for over thirty years was a lead negotiator in Anglo-Chinese affairs. He also organised the diplomatic representation of China at various European courts and became a Counsellor to the Chinese Embassy in London
Holland of the Dutch by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

15 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of China by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

17 editions published between 1881 and 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Gordon by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

16 editions published between 1896 and 1911 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgium by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Central Asian questions; essays on Afghanistan, China, and Central Asia by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

9 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Yakoob Beg; Athalik ghazi, and Badaulet; Ameer of Kashgar by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

17 editions published between 1878 and 2010 in English and Uighur and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Gordon, major-general, R.E., C.B.; Turkish field-marshal, grand cordon Medjidieh, and pasha; Chinese titu (field marshal), Yellow jacket order by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

16 editions published between 1896 and 1989 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England and Russia in Central Asia : with two maps and appendices ; in two volumes by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

4 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Gordon, major-general, R.E., C. B; Turkish field-marshal, grand cordon Medjidieh, and pasha; Chinese Titu (field-marshal), Yellow jacket order by Demetrius Charles Boulger( Book )

12 editions published between 1896 and 1911 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The life of Sir Halliday Macartney, K.C.M.G., commander of Li Hung Chang's trained force in the Taeping rebellion, founder of the first Chinese arsenals, for thirty years councillor and secretary to the Chinese legation in London
Alternative Names
Boulger, D. C. 1853-1928

Boulger, Demetrius 1853-1928

Boulger, Demetrius C. 1853-1928

Boulger, Demetrius Charles 1853-1928

Boulger, Demetrius Charles De Kavanagh

Boulger, Demetrius Charles de Kavanagh 1853-1928

Boulger, Demetrius Charles von Kavanagh 1853-1928

Demetrius Charles Boulger British historian

Demetrius Charles Boulger Brits schrijver (1853-1928)

Languages
English (323)

German (1)

Uighur (1)

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The life of Sir Halliday Macartney, K.C.M.G., commander of Li Hung Chang's trained force in the Taeping rebellion, founder of the first Chinese arsenals, for thirty years councillor and secretary to the Chinese legation in LondonThe life of Yakoob Beg; Athalik ghazi, and Badaulet; Ameer of Kashgar