PRC3 - CHINA MEETS THE WORLD THE PORTUGUESE (1514) MACAO...

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Unformatted text preview: CHINA MEETS THE WORLD THE PORTUGUESE (1514) MACAO (1557) THE DUTCH (1624) SAN DOMINGO (1626) THE QING DYNASTY (1644-1912) KANGXI EMPEROR (reigned 1661-1722) GONGHANG (CO-HONG) 1720 QIANLONG EMPEROR (reigned 1735-1796) THE CANTON SYSTEM (1757) WESTERNERS IN CHINA THE BRITISH IN CANTON (1715) U.S. IN CHINA (1784) THE MACARTNEY EMBASSY (1793) AMHERST MISSION (1816) NAPIER MISSION (1834) KOWTOW (THREE KNEELINGS AND NINE PROSTRATIONS) BRITISH TRADING STATION IN CANTON THE OPIUM TRADE BRITISH SALES OF OPIUM TO CHINA (EACH CHEST CONTAINED BETWEEN 130 AND 160 POUNDS) ___________________________________________________ YEAR NUMBER OF CHESTS ___________________________________________________ 1729 200 1750 600 1773 1,000 1790 4,054 1800 4,570 1810 4,968 1816 5,106 1823 7,082 1828 13,131 1832 23,570 THE OPIUM TRADE THE FIRST OPIUM WAR (1839-1842) LIN ZEXU (17851850) DAOGUANG (reigned 1820-50) CHARLES ELLIOT HUMEN GEORGE ELLIOT HENRY POTTINGER THE BURNING OF OPIUM AT HUMEN (JUNE 3, 1839) THE FIRST OPIUM WAR (1839-1842) THE FIRST OPIUM WAR (1839-1842) THE TREATY OF NANJING (AUGUST 29, 1842) Indemnity ($ 2I million) Abolition of Gonghang Five ports opened (Guangzhou, Xiamen, Fuzhou, Ningbo, Shanghai) Fixed Tariffs Surrender of Hong Kong THE OPEN PORTS AND HONG KONG CANTON (GUANGZHOU) AND HONG KONG SUPPLEMENTARY TREATIES • THE ANGLO-CHINESE TREATY OF HUMEN (October 8, 1843) Extraterritoriality (consul jurisdiction), settlements, tariffs fixed at 5%, and a most-favored nation status • THE SINO-AMERICAN TREATRY OF WANGXIA (July 3, 1844) Missionary activity • THE FRANCO-CHINESE TREATY OF HUANGPU (October 24, 1844) ...
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