The Last Embassy The Dutch Mission of 1795 and the Forgotten History of Western Encounters with China.
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The Last Embassy The Dutch Mission of 1795 and the Forgotten History of Western Encounters with China.

"In the typical narrative of modern Sino-European relations, George Macartney's disastrous 1793 mission to China plays a central role. His failure to open China to trade and diplomatic relations with Britain sets the stage for a long and bitter clash of cultures that led to the Opium Wars...

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Main Author: Andrade, Tonio.
Corporate Author: JSTOR
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2021.
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