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Boxers.  Boxers believed that European bullets could not harm them, and that if they did it was a sign of a lack of faith.  This gave them incredible strength as soldiers.  Top left shows the German ambassador in Peking attacking a Boxer with a stick.  Below left is a portrait of the Empress Dowager Tza-hai, who was the last great ruler of Manchu China.  Original artwork for illustration on pp10-11 of Look and Learn issue no 688 (22 March 1975).  Lent to Look and Learn for scanning by The Gallery of Illustration.

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