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The mission to Siam, and Hué, the capital of Cochin China, in the years 1821-22

George Finlayson

The mission to Siam, and Hué, the capital of Cochin China, in the years 1821-22

by George Finlayson

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementfrom the journal of the late George Finlayson ; with a memoir of the author, by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/8400 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 427 p. ; 22 cm.
Number of Pages427
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2652591M
LC Control Number85234868

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Raffles. FORBES, J.: Notes on the Buddhas, from Ceylonese authorities: with an attempt to fix the dates of the appearance of the last four. Ying Zheng succeeded in unifying China and gave himself the title Shi Huangdi, which means "first emperor" True.

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Lasted years, spread Chinese culture, saw introduction of iron tools, horseback riding, and widespread irrigation, increase crop yields. What was a consequence of the naval war between Japan and China. a) China won and forced Japan to give up Okinawa. b) Russia mediated a peace agreement that allowed the Japanese to occupy Beijing.

C) China was defeated and forced to cede Taiwan to Japan. d) China was saved from defeat only by the intervention of the British navy.

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London: Murray. Call no.: RRARE FIN Raffles, T. Travels, explorations, and empires: writings from the era of imperial expansion, The History of Java ()-- John Crawford, Journal of an Embassy from the Governor-General of India to the Courts of Siam and Cochin China ()-- George Finlayson, The Mission to Siam, and Hue the capital of Cochin China, in the years and.

The journal which he had kept during the mission was edited, with a prefatory notice of the author, by Sir Stamford Raffles (DNB). The voyage commenced from Calcutta and sailed via Prince of Wales Island to Malacca, Siam, China and Vietnam.

The book contains numerous observations on. Cochin-China • Hanoi is capital of French Indochina, including Laos and Cambodia • Romanized script, "Quoc ngu," developed in the 17th century by missionaries to write Vietnamese language, is made official; literacy rate increases.

COUNTRY Siam CLASSIFICATION SUBJECT Chinese Position in Siam and Possible NO. OF PAGES 2 Repercussions Caused by Growth of Chinese 25X1A2g Cow. unists PACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INFO. DECLASSIFIED DDA Memo, 4 Apr 77 D3).FAG.

7 % _ Auth: 25X1A2g DATE DISTR. 18 MAY NO. OF ENCLS. III CIA and the Wars in Southeast Asia The Purpose V Foreword VII Preface XI Part I: Historical Overviews Indochina – In Support of a Colonial Power, –54 1 The Republic of Vietnam, Insurgency and Nation-Building, –65 5 The War “Goes Big,” –75 13 As the Big War Rages, CIA Works at the Insurgency/Hamlet Level 17File Size: 2MB.Finlayson, George, The Mission to Siam, and Hué, the Capital of Cochin China, in the Years [-]22, ; reprinted, with an introduction by David K.

Wyatt, Interesting as a supplement to the book by Crawfurd, in whose mission Finlayson took part. Within two years, Great Britain had routed China and, during the subsequent peace treaty, extracted significant concessions: control of Hong Kong (in perpetuity), the widening of Author: Matt Schiavenza.