The Qing Empire and the Opium War : the collapse of the Heavenly Dynasty

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Full title: The Qing Empire and the Opium War : the collapse of the Heavenly Dynasty / Mao Haijian (East China Normal University and Macao University) ; with an introduction by Julia Lovell ; English text edited by Joseph Lawson.
Alternative titles: Tianchao de bengkui. English
Main author: Mao, Haijian, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • 1. Qing military power
  • 2. The unexpected war
  • 3. From "suppression" to "conciliation," and back
  • 4. The "battle" of Guangzhou
  • 5. The collapse of the southeastern ramparts
  • 6. The resurgence of the idea of "conciliation"
  • 7. "Equal" and "unequal"
  • 8. The testimony of history
  • Character list.