Britain and China, 1840-1970: Empire, Finance and War

1st Edition

Robert Bickers, Jonathan J. Howlett

Routledge
Published April 25, 2018
Reference - 250 Pages - 1 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780815355090 - CAT# K346291
Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

was $54.95

USD$46.71

SAVE ~$8.24

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

This book presents a range of new research on British-Chinese relations in the period from Britain’s first imperial intervention in China up to the 1960s. Topics covered include economic issues such as fi nance, investment and Chinese labour in British territories, questions of perceptions on both sides, such as British worries about, and exaggeration of, the ‘China threat’, including to India, and British aggression towards, and eventual withdrawal from, China.

Instructors

We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title