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

Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen 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
Title remainder
China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Platt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a history of the rise and fall of the movement that, a century and a half ago, might have launched China into the modern world. It looks at the Taiping Rebellion, which cost some 20 million lives
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StDuBDS
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Platt, Stephen R
Dewey number
  • 951'.034
  • 951.034
  • 951.034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • China
  • China
  • Western countries
  • China
  • History
Label
Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen Platt
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Alfred A. Knopf
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780857897664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 470 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780857897664
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Autumn in the heavenly kingdom : China, the West, and the epic story of the Taiping Civil War, Stephen Platt
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Alfred A. Knopf
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780857897664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 470 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780857897664
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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