U.S. Marines land in China (16 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Modern Chinese Writing and Culture, 1900-present.


Approximately 1,000 U.S. Marines landed in China on 5 March to protect property during the Civil War.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "U.S. Marines land in China". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5592, accessed 23 October 2016.]