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Taiping Rebel

The deposition of Li Hsiu-ch"eng (Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions)

by C. A. Curwen

  • 385 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864,
  • History / World,
  • China,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7732962M
    ISBN 100521210828
    ISBN 109780521210829

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Taiping Rebellion, radical political and religious upheaval that was probably the most important event in China in the 19th century. It lasted for some 14 years (–64), ravaged 17 provinces, took an estimated 20 million lives, and irrevocably altered the Qing dynasty (–/12).

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The Taiping Rebellion has been called the greatest popular revolt in modern history, and it came remarkably close to toppling the Ch'ing empire some fifty years before it was finally overthrown in Reviews: 1. Li Hsiu-ch'eng - the Loyal Prince - was the most important military leader on the rebel side during the last years of the Taiping Rebellion in China ().

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The Taiping Rebellion has been called the greatest popular revolt in modern history, and it came remarkably close to toppling the Ch'ing empire some fifty years before it was finally. The subject of this study is the Taiping Rebellion, a nineteenth-century Chinese uprising, and the religious creed that animated it.

Over the thirteen-year course of the insurrection, from totwenty million people lost their lives, and Qing imperial and Taiping rebel armies fought in and over almost every province of the Chinese empire.

The Taiping Rebellion book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Written by one of Japan' most popular modern authors, this is a live 3/5(2).

The World of a Tiny Insect | "From the cry of a tiny insect, one can hear the sound of a vast world"So begins Zhang Daye's preface to The World of a Tiny Insect, his haunting memoir of war and its aftermath. Inwhen China's devastating Taiping rebellion began, Zhang was seven years old.

Taiping Rebels. Hong Xiuquan. 洪秀全 (Drawing from the book History of the insurrection in China. by Joseph-Marie Callery ) How to pronounce Hong Xiuquan (Hung Hsiu-chuan) Leader of the Taiping Movement. A Hakka born in Guangdong.

There were still several hundred thousand Taiping rebel troops continuing the fight, with more than a quarter-million Taiping rebels fighting in the border regions of Jiangxi and Fujian alone.

It was not until August that the last Taiping rebel army led by Shi Dakai 's commander, Li Fuzhong (李福忠), was completely wiped out by. A major historical novel by one of Japan's most popular modern writers, The Taiping Rebellion vividly portrays one of the most compelling and horrifying stories of the nineteenth century, when a quasi-religious and social movement attempted to overthrow the Qing dynasty at a cost of millions of lives.

Using actual historical figures as characters (Hong Xiuquan, Feng Yunshan, Hu Linyi, Zuo. Taiping advance into the Yangtze Valley Taiping army on the move.

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The Taiping Rebellion has been called the greatest popular revolt in modern history, and it came remarkably close to toppling the.

With Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom, Platt details the absorbing narrative of the Taiping Rebellion, which resulted in the loss of 20 million lives. Occurring in the s, this is the story of a cultural movement characterized by intriguing personages such as influential military strategist Zeng Guofan and brilliant Taiping leader Hong Rengan.

Indeed, it is difficult to read Jonathan D. Spence's engrossing new book about Hong Xiuquan, the self-styled brother of Jesus and ringmaster of. So begins Zhang Daye’s preface to The World of a Tiny Insect, his haunting memoir of war and its aftermath.

Inwhen China’s devastating Taiping rebellion began, Zhang was seven years old. The Taiping rebel army occupied Shaoxing, his hometown, and for the next two years, he hid from Taiping soldiers, local bandits, and imperial troops Cited by: 2. Due to disagreements with Hong Xiuquan, Shi Dakai left the Taiping in After Shi’s defection, Li Xiucheng became one of the most important and successful generals of the Taiping army (see Charles Anthony Curwen: Taiping rebel: The deposition of Li Hsiu-ch’eng,pp.

The Taiping Rebellion, also known as the Taiping Civil War or the Taiping Revolution, was a massive rebellion or civil war in China that was waged from to between the established Manchu-led Qing dynasty and the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom.

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See more ideas about Taiping rebellion, Taiping and Christianity in china.(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary "From the cry of a tiny insect, one can hear the sound of a vast world" So begins Zhang Daye's preface to The World of a Tiny Insect, his haunting memoir of war and its aftermath.

Inwhen China's devastating Taiping rebellion began, Zhang was .