My Life in China and America
Read Books Ltd, 2013年3月5日 - 300 頁
The first five chapters of this book give an account of my early education, previous to going to America, where it was continued, first at Monson Academy, in Monson, Massachusetts, and later, at Yale College. The sixth chapter begins with my reëntrance into the Chinese world, after an absence of eight years. Would it not be strange, if an Occidental education, continually exemplified by an Occidental civilization, had not wrought upon an Oriental such a metamorphosis in his inward nature as to make him feel and act as though he were a being coming from a different world, when he confronted one so diametrically different? This was precisely my case, and yet neither my patriotism nor the love of my fellow-countrymen had been weakened. On the contrary, they had increased in strength from sympathy. Hence, the succeeding chapters of my book will be found to be devoted to the working out of my educational scheme, as an expression of my undying love for China, and as the most feasible method to my mind, of reformation and regeneration for her.
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Charles Gutzlaff, a missionary to China, came to Macao and, under the auspices
of the Ladies' Association in London for the promotion of female education in
India and the East, immediately took up the work of her mission by starting a girls'
The Misses Parkes were married to missionaries, one to Dr. William Lockhart, a
medical missionary; the other to a Rev. Mr. MacClatchy, also a missionary. They
labored long in China, under the auspices of the London Missionary Society.
... get rich quickly in this employment, for I had been there but four months when a
call for me to quit work came from a quarter I least expected. It had more the
sound of heaven in it. It came from a Dr. Benjamin Hobson, a medical missionary
came from a Dr. Benjamin Hobson, a medical missionary in Macao whose
hospital was not more than a mile from the printer's office. He sent word that he
wanted to see me; that he had been hunting for me for months. I knew Dr.
Hobson well, ...
It was called “Morrison” to commemorate the labors and works of that
distinguished man who was sent out by the London Missionary Society as the
first missionary to China in 1807. He crossed the Atlantic from London to New
York where he ...
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This is a very interesting memoir, written by a man who saw, and helped foster, the beginnings of his country's transformation. Yung Wing ( ny ) was born in the south of China, near Macao, and had the ... 閱讀評論全文
MY INTERVIEWS WITH TSANG KWOH
MY MISSION TO AMERICA TO BUY MACHINERY
MY SECOND RETURN TO CHINA
PROPOSAL OF MY EDUCATIONAL SCHEME
THE CHINESE EDUCATIONAL MISSION
INVESTIGATION OF THE COOLIE TRAFFIC IN PERU
END OF THE EDUCATIONAL MISSION
JOURNEY TO PEKING AND DEATH OF MY WIFE
MY FIRST TRIP TO THE TEA DISTRICTS
MY VISIT TO THE TAIPINGS
REFLECTIONS ON THE TAIPING REBELLION
EXPEDITION TO THE TAIPING TEA DISTRICT
MY RECALL TO CHINA
THE COUP DETAT OF 1898