By Andrew Humphreys

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DK Eyewitness best 10 go back and forth consultant: Beijing will lead you instantly to the superior on supply. no matter if you're trying to find the issues to not omit on the most sensible 10 points of interest, or are looking to locate the easiest nightspots; this advisor is the precise companion.

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Other early photographers include Choi Su-Bok, lthough there is no shortage of original A nineteenth-century photographs of many Chang Pyo˘ng-Jin, Oh Pyo˘ng-Do, Yi Song-Yun, Far Eastern countries, Korea is a notable excep- Park P’il-Ho, Park Sam-Sik, Cho˘ng Un-Sang and tion. It is no exaggeration to say, for example, that Yi Hyo˘ng-Nok. for every one Korean print dating from the 1880s, From about 1933, photographic societies began I would expect to see 500 Japanese prints. The to be organized. Amongst these were the All- ratio for the 1870s would be worse, and 1860s Korea Photographic League and the Amateur Korean prints may be non-existent.

Felice Beato. 241 x 285mm, albumen print. 35 36 K o r e a 21. Korean prisoners on board an American ship, June 1871. Felice Beato. 192 x 240mm, albumen print. Right 22. The captured Korean standard taken from the main fort, June 1871. Felice Beato. 228 x 276mm, albumen print. Contact and Conflict 37 38 K o r e a 23. The British Garrison at Port Hamilton on Ko˘mundo island, c. 1885–7. Photographer unknown. 115 x 178mm, albumen print. The occupation of this Korean island was thought necessary to neutralize Russian activity in the area.

Red Cross hospital at Pusan, 1894. Georges Bigot. 135 x 105mm, albumen print. 47 48 K o r e a 34. Chinese and Tonghak prisoners at P’yo˘ngyang, 1894. Georges Bigot. 105 x 135mm, albumen print. The Tonghak movement evolved in 1860 as an anti-foreign organization. But it was not until 1894 that a nationalist uprising broke out. This provoked both Chinese and Japanese involvement in Korea and was the effective cause of the Sino-Japanese War.

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