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Coxinga And The Fall Of The Ming Dynasty

By: Clements, Jonathan

Price: $9.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Sutton Pub Ltd: 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 036872

ISBN: 0-7509-3270-8

Condition: Good


First published as : Pirate King : Coxinga and the fall of the Ming Dynasty. Coxinga at 22 was the leader of the resistance against the Manchus who seized China in 1644, at 31 he was a Prince; in defeat he took Taiwan for himself, and killed and expelled the Dutch. After his death he was worshipped , even by his sworn enemies, as a God. 312pp illust. This copy well read, front cover creases, page edge. View more info