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The Viceroy of Amoy sent a flag of truce to demand what was wanted.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year
From it there is a fine view of the bay and islands, and the city of Amoy.
On the morning of the 29th of May, came into the port of Amoy and anchored.
We revisited Amoy, and then shaped our course for Hong Kong.Borneo and the Indian Archipelago
Frank S. Marryat
Looks like the boats we saw at Amoy, and as if she were going up to Wanghai.Blue Jackets
George Manville Fenn
old name for the island of southeastern China, now known as Xiamen. From 1851 as the name of a dialect of Chinese.