Unformatted text preview: opium is not only against the interests of China, but illegal under Chinese law as well. He calls attention to the merits of Chinese exports, and shows how valuable Chinese contributions are to the world market, and how opium does nothing but degrade and destroy. Why was England so reluctant to restrict opium trade? I read all of the assigned reading for this section....
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2011 for the course HISTORY 202 taught by Professor Kirkwlarsen during the Spring '09 term at BYU.
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