Unformatted text preview: that it shows many people believed the Qing dynasty had lost the Mandate of Heaven. The Nian used guerrilla warfare against the army sent by the government, they also hid food items in earth-walled settlements, to further give them the advantage over government troops. The rebellion was finally put down by Li Hongzhang, but the entire clash cost the Qing a fortune in taxes....
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2011 for the course HS HS 1710 taught by Professor Hdl during the Winter '10 term at Wayne State University.
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