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History notes October 10, 2007Textbook:1750-1850RevolutionsEconomicsOttoman, India, ChinaQing 1750-1850China gradually lost independence1644 to late 18thcenturyOpium WarsInterpretationCanton system, relative isolation of China, trade limited to city of Canton, paid tax to imperialfamily, highly controlledOpium warsa)pre-conditions1792McCartney, fails in re-negotiation of the Canton System between British and Chinese
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Robins
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History, Opium Wars, Qing Dynasty, First Opium War, 18th century Opium, highly controlled Opium

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