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Author Madancy, Joyce A.

Title The troublesome legacy of Commissioner Lin : the opium trade and opium suppression in Fujian Province, 1820s to 1920s / Joyce A. Madancy
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 430 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Harvard East Asian monographs ; 227
Harvard East Asian monographs ; 227
Contents Commerce, compulsion, and control -- Constructing Fujian's opium economy, 1820s-1906 -- Ambitious interlude, 1906-1910 -- Provincial patterns of reform before the Revolution of 1911 -- Tartars, treaties, and turmoil -- Opium reform under the Republic, 1912-1914 -- Race, religion, and reform -- Huang Lian's revolt and the politics of Prohibition -- The collapse of the crusade, 1914-1927
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-417) and index
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Subject 880-01 Lin, Zexu, 1785-1850.
880-01 ζž—, 則徐, 1785-1850.
Drug control -- China -- Fujian Sheng -- History.
Opium abuse -- China -- Fujian Sheng -- Prevention -- History.
Opium trade -- China -- Fujian Sheng -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1684173892 (electronic bk.)
9781684173891 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)