Anglo-Chinese encounters since 1800 : war, trade, science, and governance / Wang Gungwu.

Chinese encounters with the British were more than merely those between two great powers. There was the larger canvas of the Empire and Commonwealth where the two peoples traded and interacted. In China, officials and merchants had to place the British beside other enterprising foreign peoples who w...

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Main Author: Wang, Gungwu, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
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