OCCUPATION OF CHINA BY BARBARIAN DEVILS

CONTACT WITH FOREIGN AGENTS - OVER TWO MILLENNIA

CONTACT WITH WOULD BE TRADERS

Romans probably visited 

Arabs in the South of China, Guangzhou and Quanzhou

Marco Polo's Uncle and Father found Nestorians in Fujian

Jesuits gave support to a series of Emperors - A bishop in Fujian

 

British adventurers

 

 McCartney

 

. Napier and Hamilton

TWO OPIUM WARS

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Victorian cartoon. Carving up China

Gutzlaff's three voyages up the coast of China.. Maps of the voyages. Transluteration of place names and titles.

The Macartney Embassy 17 - see Chiinamage

he Dutch in Fujian and Taiwan

Early European contacts - See Chinasage

Matteo Ricci - Jesuits in eijing  - See Chinasage

LiThe First Opium War

The Second opium War.

Governance of Chins

Our Hart, Gutzlaff, Dent Jardine

EVENTS  OF THE SEOND HALF OF THE 19th CENTURY

Troubles in Vietnam

 

The Battle of Mawei

The Boxers

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CHINA WAKES
 A RETURN TO AN OLD WORLD ORDER 

Let China sleep, for when she awakes she will shake the world.

Napoleon 

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