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The China consuls

British consular officers, 1843-1943

by P. D. Coates

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Hong Kong, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Diplomatic and consular service, British -- China -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Commerce -- China -- History.,
    • China -- Commerce -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementP.D. Coates.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3508.C5 C6 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 619 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages619
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2525421M
      ISBN 10019584078X
      LC Control Number88000515

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Coates, a former consul in China, here recounts the story of British consular officers in China between and Exiled in an alien country that was often resentful of Western imperialism, British officers confronted riots, civil wars, disease, and long separations from their families.

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