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Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War

Author: Stephen R Platt
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen R Platt
ISBN: 9780307271730 0307271730
OCLC Number: 800849056
Description: 1 vol. (XVIII-470 p., 4 p. de pl. : ill., cartes. ; 25 cm
Contents: Dramatis personae ; Chronology of major events ; Heaven's children. ; Twilight. The preacher's assistant ; Neutrality ; The shield king ; Soundings ; An appointment in the north. ; Order Rising. The reluctant general ; The force of doctrine ; Perils of civilization ; Endurance ; Heaven and earth ; Crossings. ; The Great Peace. The point of no return ; Vampires ; Flowering rain ; Blood and honor ; Crossing the mountain.
Responsibility: by Stephen R. Platt.
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<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/951.034\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Place\/china<\/a>> # China<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"China<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Place\/china_western_countries<\/a>> # China--Western countries.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"China--Western countries.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Place\/chine<\/a>> # Chine<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Chine<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Place\/western_countries_china<\/a>> # Western countries--China.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Western countries--China.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/americans_china_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Americans--China--History--19th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2009114849<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Americans--China--History--19th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/ethnic_conflict_china_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Ethnic conflict--China--History--19th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh00006554<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ethnic conflict--China--History--19th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/europeans_china_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Europeans--China--History--19th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85045859<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Europeans--China--History--19th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/manchus_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Manchus--History--19th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2010100436<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Manchus--History--19th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/orient_et_occident_19e_siecle<\/a>> # Orient et Occident--19e si\u00E8cle<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Orient et Occident--19e si\u00E8cle<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/visiteurs_etrangers_chine_19e_siecle<\/a>> # Visiteurs \u00E9trangers--Chine--19e si\u00E8cle<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Visiteurs \u00E9trangers--Chine--19e si\u00E8cle<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1073536036#Topic\/visitors_foreign_china_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Visitors, Foreign--China--History--19th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85143904<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Visitors, Foreign--China--History--19th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1007396<\/a>> # Manchus<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Manchus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1167960<\/a>> # Visitors, Foreign<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Visitors, Foreign<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1206073<\/a>> # China.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"China.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1302083<\/a>> # Western countries.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Western countries.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1353721<\/a>> # Military participation--Foreign<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Military participation--Foreign<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1355120<\/a>> # Taiping Rebellion (China : 1850-1864)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Meeting<\/a>, schema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Taiping Rebellion (China : 1850-1864)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/807488<\/a>> # Americans<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Americans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/915943<\/a>> # Ethnic conflict<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ethnic conflict<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/916820<\/a>> # Europeans<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Europeans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/977053<\/a>> # International relations<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"International relations<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/58527487<\/a>> # Stephen R. Platt<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Platt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Stephen R.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Stephen R. Platt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780307271730<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0307271730<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780307271730<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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