The Chinese Opium Wars. Jack Beeching.

The Chinese Opium Wars

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. 6.25 x 9.5", 352 pp., 37 illustrations, 3 maps, notes, bibliography, index, cloth, d.j., New York, 1975. (o.p.; near fine). Item #14769
ISBN: 0151176507

Contents:

  • The course of events
  • The Red Barbarians
  • Napier's Fizzle
  • Commissioner Lin
  • Playing at War
  • Soothe the Barbarian
  • Pirates and Rebels
  • The City Question
  • Taku Back and Forth
  • The Burning of the Summer Palace.

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