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Author Hung, Hing Ming, author

Title The brilliant reign of the Kangxi Emperor : China's Qing Dynasty / Hung Hing Ming
Published New York : Algora Publishing, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
Contents ""Introduction""; ""Chapter One: The Roots of the Qing Dynasty""; ""Section One: Establishing the (Later) Jin Dynasty""; ""1. The Legendary Origins of the Aisin Gioro Clan and the Manchu Nationality""; ""2. Aisin Gioro Nurhaci Conquers the Tribes in Northeast China ""; ""3. Nurhaci Establishes the (Later) Jin Dynasty and Ascends the Throne""; ""4. Nurhaci Wages War against the Ming Dynasty""; ""5. Last Days of Nurhaci of the (Later) Jin Dynasty, and Defeat in Ningyuan""; ""Section Two: Aisin Gioro Huangtaiji Establishes the Qing Dynasty""
""1. Aisin Gioro Huangtaiji Ascends the Throne of the (Later) Jin Dynasty""""2. Expedition against the Ming Dynasty""; ""3. Huangtaiji Establishes the Qing Dynasty and Ascends the Throne""; ""4. The Great Battle in Jinzhou and Songshan""; ""5. Huangtaiji, Emperor of the Qing Dynasty, Passes Away""; ""Section Three: Aisin Gioro Fulin Ascends the Qing Throne and Unifies the Whole of China ""; ""1. Aisin Gioro Fulin Ascends the Throne of the Qing Dynasty ""; ""2. Li Zi Chengâ#x80;#x99;s Great Uprising and the Fall of the Ming Dynasty""
""1. The Russians Take Yakesa (Albazino) and Nibuchu (Nerchinsk)""""2. Battles to Recover Yakesa""; ""3. The Treaty of Nibuchu (Nerchinsk)""; ""Section Six: Emperor Kangxi Defeats Galdan, Khan of Dzungar Khanate""; ""1. Galdan Becomes Khan of the Dzungar Khanate""; ""2. Emperor Kangxiâ#x80;#x99;s First Expedition against Galdan ""; ""3. Emperor Kangxiâ#x80;#x99;s Second Expedition against Galdan ""; ""4. Emperor Kangxiâ#x80;#x99;s Third Expedition against Galdan ""; ""Section Seven: Expeditions against Tsewang Rabtan""; ""1. Tsewang Rabtan Becomes the Khan of the Dzungar Khanate ""
""2. Aobai Arrogates All Powers to Himself""""3. Emperor Kangxi Arrests Aobai by a Clever Plan ""; ""Section Three: Emperor Kangxi Puts Down the Revolt of the Three Military Governors""; ""1. The Three Military Governors""; ""2. Emperor Kangxi Deprives the Military Governors of Power""; ""3. Emperor Kangxi Suppresses the Military Governorsâ#x80;#x99; Rebellions ""; ""Section Four: Emperor Kangxi Unifies Taiwan""; ""1. The Situation in Taiwan""; ""2. Preparations for Taking Taiwan""; ""3. Reunification of Taiwan""; ""Section Five: Emperor Kangxi Forces the Russians to Leave the Chinese Border Area""
""2. Defeat of the Attack of Hami by Tsewang Rabtanâ#x80;#x99;s Army""
""3. The Qing Troops Enter Shanhaiguan Pass and Bring Order to Most of China""""4. Under the Reign of Emperor Shunzhi ""; ""5. Emperor Shunzhi Departs""; ""Chapter Two: Aisin Gioro Xuanye, Emperor Kangxi of the Qing Dynasty""; ""Section One: Aisin Gioro Xuanye Ascends the Throne ""; ""1. The Birth of Aisin Gioro Xuanye""; ""2. Aisin Gioro Xuanye Ascends the Throne of the Qing Dynasty""; ""3. The Final Destruction of the South Ming Dynasty""; ""4. Zheng Jin Becomes Ruler of Taiwan""; ""Section Two: Emperor Kangxi Assumes the Reins of Government""; ""1. The Four Regent Ministers""
Summary China's Qing Dynasty gave the fading glory of the Ming Dynasty a fresh and fabulous new start. From the early 1600s to the 1700s, a series of able leaders expanded and strengthened the realm, making China an economic and cultural powerhouse again. Important steps along the way are related in this straightforward narrative
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Kangxi, Emperor of China, 1654-1722.
China -- History -- Kangxi, 1662-1722.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017044879
ISBN 1628943114 (electronic book)
9781628943115 (electronic book)