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Papers from a viceroy"s yamen. A Chinese plea for the cause of good government and true civilization in China. by Ku, Hung-ming

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Published by The Shanghai Mercury, ltd. in [Shanghai] .
Written in

Subjects:

  • Eastern question (Far East),
  • China -- Politics and government -- 1900-

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS772.5 K8
The Physical Object
Pagination3,197p.
Number of Pages3197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14263490M

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A yamen (ya-men; simplified Chinese: 衙门; traditional Chinese: 衙門; pinyin: yámén; Wade–Giles: ya 2-men 2; Manchu: ᠶᠠᠮᡠᠨ yamun) was the administrative office or residence of a local bureaucrat or mandarin in imperial China.A yamen can also be any governmental office or body headed by a mandarin, at any level of government: the offices of one of the Six Ministries is a yamen. Admiralty Agreement ARTICLE August Board Boxers Britain British Canton China Chinese authorities Chinese Government Chinkiang Chungking Claude MacDonald Commander Commissioners communication Company Concession Consul-General Convention copy Customs December désinfection despatch district duty être Excellency Foreign Office foreign. Viceroys is the story of the British aristocracy sent to govern India during the reigns of five British monarchs. It is also the story of how the modern British identity was established. British history from the Hundred Years War onwards gives an impression of how the British were seen. It is a misconception or more kindly, a British view. Until the nineteenth century the British did. This article consists of the list of viceroys in India from to The title of viceroy was introduced post the battle of The British government witnesses the mismanagement by the East India company and therefore the government introduced a representative head titled as the Viceroy of India. This is an important topic for the IAS exam.

Get this from a library! Papers from a viceroy's yamen. A Chinese plea for the cause of good government and true civilization in China,. [Hongming Gu]. The book introduces Chinese culture to readers of English, using poetry from the various periods rendered into English verse to bring back to life past Chinese society as it developed from about B.C to the form we see today. With China's increasing importance on the world stage today, many readers, no doubt, would want to learn more about its ancient culture. However, to learn about a. Viceroy was in the Chinese city about two miles from the for­ eign concession where my school was located. Every day, for several years, two horses were sent for me, and leaving my school in charge of an assistant, I rode to the Yamen. He penned several Chinese books, including a vivid memoir recollecting his days as an assistant for Zhang Zhidong. His character appeared in the drama "Towards the Republic". Works. His English works include: Papers from a Viceroy's Yamen: a Chinese Plea for the Cause of Good Government and True Civilization () ET nunc, reges, intelligite!.