The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China

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Full title: The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China / Julia Lovell.
Main author: Lovell, Julia, 1975-
Format: Book           


Summary: Details the 1839 Opium War and the red tape, incompetence, and political cronyism that surrounded China's first conflict with the West and how these events fueled the foundation for modern Chinese nationalism.
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : The Overlook Press, 2014.
Classmark: 951/.033
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-441) and index.
ISBN: 9781468308952
1468308955