old photos of china

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The first photographs of Hong Kong, the Second Opium War, and Beijing, Felice Beato in 1860

Felice Beato (born in Venice in 1832 and died in Florence in 1909) was an Italian-British photographer among the first to take photographs in East … Read more

Chinese pirates

20 rare images of Pirates of China Sea and their Hunters

China’s southeast coast during nineteenth Century has been plagued by pirates and  warlords.

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