TITLE

The Opium Wars

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, John
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Apr2004, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Opium Wars in China. Trade between Chinese and British merchants; Use of the opium poppy; Steps taken by Lin Tse-hsu, appointed by Emperor Daoguang, to stop the opium trade in 1838; Terms of the Convention of Chuenpi formed in January 1841; Details of the second opium war, or the Arrow War.
ACCESSION #
12195624

 

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