Holt, Edgar: THE OPIUM WARS IN CHINA. London, 1964. 303 pp. Illustrations. Bibliography, index. 8vo cm. Cloth.
Covers the early embassies through to the time when Lord Elgin entered Peking in 1860. Tells of the development of British trade in China, Chinese diplomatic tactics, the American position and the many personalities involved.
Subjects: History Opium War
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 458 in printed List 197.
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