Rereading Modern Chinese History is a collection of short essays on aspects of the history of the Qing dynasty, a regime dominated by Manchus that ruled China from 1644 to 1911. Using sources from that period and earlier, the book addresses key themes on the nature of Qing rule.level examinations, selecting xiucai from among the students eligible to compete, the fixed price was 500 silver dollars, but by the ... This uncommon man was from a destitute family background but loved to read the eight legged essays and other forms of examination essays, ... not only was it unnecessary for a servant or employee to enter the examination hall to sit the examination in your place, it was anbsp;...
|Title||:||Rereading Modern Chinese History|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2015-04-23|