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The political history of China, 1840-1928. [Zuijin sanshinian Zhongguo zhengzhishi 最近三十年中國政治史. English]
AuthorLi Jiannong 李劍農, 1880-1963
Teng Ssu-yū 鄧嗣禹, b. 1906
Ingalls, Jeremy, 1911-2000
Pub. LocationPrinceton, N.J.PublisherD. Van Nostrand Co.
Date1956Phys. Desc.xii, 545 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS755.P765 L524 1956
The political history of China, 1840-1928 / translated and edited by Ssu-yu Teng and Jeremy Ingalls.
Includes bibliography and index.
Translation of: Zuijin sanshinian Zhongguo zhengzhishi 最近三十年中國政治史.

Contents: Foreword -- Introduction: China, from empire to nation -- The Opium War -- The Taiping rebellion -- The period of imitation of western methods -- The reform movement: the first step -- The reaction to the reform movement -- Revival of the reform movement -- The struggle between the revolutionary and the constitutional movements -- Revolutionary versus constitutional movement, 1908 to 1911 -- The overthrow of the Manchu government and the establishment of the Republic of China -- The struggle between the Kuomintang and the Peiyang military clique -- Monarchical and antimonarchical movements -- Internal dissension of the Peiyang military clique, and the war lords in South China -- A federal government movement and melee among the war lords -- Reorganization of the Kuomintang and the end of the Peiyang war lords.

Subject(s)China--Politics and government--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
China--Politics and government--1911-1928
China--Foreign relations--1840-1911
China--Foreign relations--1911-1949
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionBibl. Sinensis Soc. IesuRec. #16391