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British in China and Far Eastern trade

C. A. Middleton Smith

British in China and Far Eastern trade

by C. A. Middleton Smith

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British -- China,
  • China -- Economic conditions,
  • China -- Commerce. -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Commerce. -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby C. A. Middleton Smith.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16636407M

      In , Britain was an imperial power with colonies across south and south-east Asia. In December , Japan attacked British territories in Hong Kong, Malaya (now Malaysia), Singapore and Burma (now also known as Myanmar). 19th Century English-Language Journals from the Far East Records of the Far Eastern Commission () China Evangelism in China: Correspondence of the Board of Foreign Missions, () The Chinese Recorder and the Protestant Missionary Community in China () Papers of British Consulates and Legation in China ()Author: Martin Heijdra.

    The East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), East India Trading Company (EITC), the English East India Company or the British East India Company, and informally known as John Company, Company Bahadur, or simply The Company, was an English and later British joint-stock company. It was formed to trade in the Indian Ocean region, initially with the Fate: Government of India Act Western imperialism in Asia involves the influence of people from Western Europe and associated states (such as Russia, Japan and the U.S.) in Asian territories and waters. Much of this process stemmed from the 15th-century search for trade routes to China that led directly to the Age of Discovery, and the introduction of early modern warfare into what Europeans first called the East Indies.

    Ship - Ship - Shipping in the 19th century: Once the extent and nature of the world’s oceans was established, the final stage of the era of sail had been reached. American independence played a major role determining how the final stage developed. To understand why this was so, it should be appreciated that Britain’s North American colonies were vital to its merchant marine, for they. Early American Trade with China Early American Trade with China TINQUA This clipper was built in in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The ship was named after an important business contact in China, and the figurehead at the front of the ship was a dragon. November 24 – March 19 Sailed from New York to San Francisco in days.


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If the British could maneuver us into not only an increasing trade stake but actual territory in the Far East, it would be much easier. This set looks at trade relations with China from The classic work on the period is generally considered to be Hosea Ballou Morse's Chronicles of the East India Company Trading with China, In this, Morse attempted to cover the whole of the East India Company's monopolisation of Britain's trade with China from : Hardcover.

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"An Old Fashioned Form of Protectionism: The Role Played by British Naval Power in China from "Ambassador Liu Xiaoming: Ambassador. Missionary preaching in China using The Wordless Book. The Awakening in Britain and the work of J. Hudson Taylor (–) helped increase the number of missionaries in China.

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Ltd., forerunner of today's Jardine Matheson Holdings, was a Far Eastern company founded in by Scotsmen William Jardine and James Matheson as senior partners. Trafficking opium in Asia, while also trading cotton, tea, silk and a variety of other goods, from its early beginnings in Canton (modern day Guangzhou), in the firm.

Our description of the British opium trade is based largely on three less than satisfactory books, Michael Greenberg’s British Trade and the Opening of China, David Owen’s year-old British. The book covers the period of roughly toor the start of British involvement in India to the founding of Singapore and the end of the company's monopoly status.

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A bit too detailed for a first book, but works excellently, if one already has some idea of the major dynasties etc. The book strikes the right balance of presenting facts and reasons/causes/5.

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