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Battle for Beijing, 1858-1860 : Franco-British conflict in China

Author: Harry Gregor Gelber
Publisher: Switzerland : Palgrave Macmilla, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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much of East Asia would be in chaos and Russian power would soon expand.Battle for Beijing, 1858-1860 offers fresh insights into the reasons behind the actions and strategies of British authorities,  Read more...

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(OCoLC)936532850
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Gregor Gelber
ISBN: 9783319305844 3319305840
OCLC Number: 958864779
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Dedication ; Preface; Battle for€Beijing; Contents; About the Author; Chapter 1: Prologue; Chapter 2: The Opium Issue; Chapter 3: Canton; Chapter 4: Tianjin; Chapter 5: Recovery; Chapter 6: Interlude in€Shanghai; chapter 7: Dagu and€Tianjin Again; Chapter 8: Final Battles; Chapter 9: Beijing, and€Triumph; Chapter 10: Departures; Chapter 11: Hindsight: And€Aftermath; Part 1: Britain; Part 2: China. Behind the Military and Strategic Failings Lay Even Larger Problems. The first and most obvious was the Taiping Rebellion, which threatened the entire structure of the Chinese state and the Manchu dynasty. Chinese official nomenclature made the differNotes; Chapter 1 Prologue; Chapter 2 The Opium Issue; Chapter 3 Canton; Chapter 4 Tianjin; Chapter 5 Recovery; Chapter 6 Interlude in€Shanghai; chapter 7 Dagu and€Tianjin Again; Chapter 8 Final Battles; Chapter 9 Beijing, and€Triumph; Chapter 10 Departures; Chapter 11 Hindsight: And€Aftermath; Index.
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