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China pirates a novel by Kenneth Dodson

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston, Toronto .
Written in English


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Statementby Kenneth Dodson.
The Physical Object
Pagination337 p.
Number of Pages337
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Open LibraryOL19108326M

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  White Lotus Rebels and South China Pirates presents a major reassessment of this period by examining how the emperors, bureaucrats, and foreigners responded to the two crises that shaped the transition from the Qianlong to the Jiaqing reign. Wensheng Wang argues that the dramatic combination of internal uprising and transnational piracy, rather. White Lotus Rebels and South China Pirates presents a major reassessment of this period by examining how the emperors, bureaucrats, and foreigners responded to the two crises that shaped the transition from the Qianlong to the Jiaqing reign. Wensheng Wang argues that the dramatic combination of internal uprising and transnational piracy, rather. Piracy and smuggling are as great a problem today as they were several hundreds of years ago. The studies in Elusive Pirates, Pervasive Smugglers, for the first time, carefully describe and critically analyze piracy and smuggling in the Greater China Seas region from the sixteenth century to the present. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dodson, Kenneth, China pirates. Boston, Little, Brown [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction.

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