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The Resource Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen R. Platt

Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen R. Platt

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Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War
Title
Autumn in the heavenly kingdom
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China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Stephen R. Platt
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative history of China's 19th-century Taiping Rebellion traces an 1850s revolution led by a failed civil servant who claimed divine ties, citing the roles played by the United States and Britain as well as the contributions of such figures as military strategist Zeng Guofan and Taiping leader Hong Rengan
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Writing style
Award
Cundill Prize in History, 2012.
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10027361
Cataloging source
DLC
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Platt, Stephen
Dewey number
951.034
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • China
  • China
  • Western countries
  • China
Target audience
adult
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China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War
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Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen R. Platt
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Publication
Control code
000049649318
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 470 p., [8] p. pl.
Isbn
9780857897671
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., krt.
Label
Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen R. Platt
Publication
Control code
000049649318
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 470 p., [8] p. pl.
Isbn
9780857897671
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., krt.

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