This is my interactive map of the different legations, Many might ask, Do the Boxers deserve a bad rap? Well, there could be different approaches to this question. After all the bloodshed and determination lasted a long period of time. (55 days) But the Boxers did what they could to preserve their country. They did what they could to keep their fellow citizens from turning against them. As the Christian missionaries were coming in, China was changing rapidly. People were becoming religious, and the Boxers were trying to stop it.