Title: China and the Modern World: Imperial China and the West part I, 1815–1881
Description: 1815-1881

From the FO 17 series of British Foreign Office Files held at the UK National Archives, Part 1 of Imperial China and the West provides General Correspondence relating to China from 1815–1881. It includes materials relating to the internal politics of China and Britain, their relationship, and the relationships between other Western powers interested in the Far East. The FO 17 series provides primary resources on every aspect of Anglo-Chinese relations during the nineteenth century.

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