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Macartney, Sir Georgelocked

  • Katherine Prior


Macartney, Sir George (1867–1945), diplomatist, was born at Nanking (Nanjing), China, on 19 January 1867, the eldest child of Sir (Samuel) Halliday Macartney (1833–1906), a Scottish officer in Chinese service, and his first wife (d. 1878), a near relative of a rebel ...

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