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Arrow War: an Anglo-Chinese confusion, 1856-1860.

Douglas Hurd

Arrow War: an Anglo-Chinese confusion, 1856-1860.

by Douglas Hurd

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History -- Foreign intervention, 1857-1861.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 245-246.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS760 .H8 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16410798M

    The Arrow War: An Anglo-Chinese Confusion, Chauncey S. Goodrich & Douglas Hurd - - Journal of the American Oriental Society 90 (2) details No categories. Narrative of the War with China in , to Which Is Added the Account of a Short Residence with the Tai-ping Rebels at Nankin London: Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts, Wong, J. W. Deadly Dreams: Opium, Imperialism, and the Arrow War (–) in China. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press,

      Collis, Maurice. Foreign Mud, Being an Account of the Opium Imbroglio at Canton in the 's and the Anglo-Chinese War That Followed. London: Faber and Faber limited, Dai, Huizhen, et al. Anhui xiandaishi (Anhui Contemporary History). Hefei: Anhui renmin chubanshe, Dikotter, Frank, Lars Laamann, and Xun Zhou. Scholars tend to assume the link between Chinese education and nationalism, without looking at the specific ways in which the connection is made. An assessment of the way in which the Second Opium War () is depicted in two Chinese middle-school history textbooks, one from and the other from , illustrates how the historic event may be used to conjure nationalist responses to.

    Deadly Dreams: Opium, Imperialism and the Arrow War () in China. Cambridge University Press. J. Y. Wong. Year: Language: english Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books. The Arrow War () involved all the world's major powers, and could almost be called a world war because of the global economic and diplomatic issues driving it. For twenty-five years Dr John Wong has been trying to discover the true origins of the war. What began as a study of an alleged insult to the British flag supposedly flying over the boat Arrow led to an analysis of complex.


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The relatively minor incident was to trigger an imperialistic. The `Arrow' was a boat called a lorcha with a Chinese crew of about fourteen and a young Irish master; registered in Hong Kong, she counted as a British ship and flew the Red En- sign.

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In early October some Chinese officials boarded the. John Wong's study of the Arrow or Second Opium War provides almost everything one expects to find in consequential historical scholarship: prodigious research, acute analysis, methodical organization, evenhanded judgments, and lucid Dreams seeks to establish the causes of that conflict by painstakingly untangling the tortuous thicket of interests, events, and personalities that.The Arrow War: An Anglo-Chinese Confusion, – (London, ), p.

Hurd further maintains that Earl gave evidence seven months after the incident, giving as reference F.O. If one compares his reference with that in my footnotes, it is clear that Mr Hurd has not read the documents himself (see notes no.

30 and 33–34).Cited by: Deadly Dreams: Opium, Imperialism and the Arrow War () in China J. Wong Many have accepted that the Arrow War () was caused by an insult to. The Arrow War: An Anglo-Chinese Confusion, Chauncey S. Goodrich & Douglas Hurd. Journal of the American Oriental Society 90 (2) About the Confusion Between the Course of Time and the Arrow of Time.

Étienne Klein - - Foundations of Science 12 (3) Cited by: 9. In the first two parts of this seven-part book, Wong endeavors "to find out what actually happened” (p. 42). He begins by chiding former British Foreign Secretary Douglas Hurd's The Arrow War: An Anglo-Chinese Confusion,arguing that the confusion of the subtitle is endemic in research and suggesting that a.

Many have accepted that the Arrow War () was caused by an insult to the British flag belonging to the pirate boat Arrow. Wong argues that Britain's reliance on the opium trade with China played a far greater role in pushing the diplomatic conflict into war.

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