from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Qing.


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  • "Copper, Copper Cash, and Government Controls in Ch'ing China (1644 – 1795)."

    Between Winds and Clouds: The Making of Yunnan (Second Century BCE to Twentieth Century CE)

  • This feature may reflect the differences between stages of development of the two disciplines; in the China case there are still extensive primary sources that have not been investigated, and there are correspondingly large and important questions about Ming and Ch'ing economic history which have not been addressed, let alone resolved, in the existing literature.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • "Ch'ing Changing Conceptions of the Overseas Chinese (1644 – 1912)."

    How Taiwan Became Chinese

  • Hummel, Arthur W. Eminent Chinese of the Ch'ing Period (1644 – 1912). 2 vols.

    How Taiwan Became Chinese

  • J.K. Fairbank and S.Y. Teng's classic work on the Qing tribute system also contains important information about the Ming system: J.K. Fairbank and S.Y. Teng, "On the Ch'ing Tributary System," Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies 6, no.

    How Taiwan Became Chinese

  • Note 11: Earl Swisher, "Chêng Ch'eng-kung," in Arthur Hummel, Eminent Chinese of the Ch'ing Period (1943; Taipei: S.M.C. Publishing, 2002), 108 – 9. back

    How Taiwan Became Chinese

  • State support of Taoism ended in 1911 with the end of the Ch'ing Dynasty and much Taoist heritage was destroyed.

    truth in religions

  • There was very little in the shop that the SP or I needed, seeing as how I make our uniforms and he makes our weapons, but he had been wanting a new set of hand-bags for us to practice punching on, so we found those, plus a little paperback, The Thirteen Chapters by Cheung Man Ch'ing, that Sit recommended, and a glossy magazine that looked good for a laugh.

    surrealism and customer service

  • If the treasure is stolen, the entire Ch'ing Dynasty will collapse due to "bad Feng- Shui!"

    Heaven and Earth

  • She also turns out to be an imposter, the Goddess of the Dragon Society, who is also after the Ch'ing treasure.

    Archive 2007-10-01


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