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Lin Zexu's Letters to Queen Victoria and Emperor Daoguang

Posted December 30th, 2016 at 07:16 PM by Lord Oda Nobunaga
Updated December 31st, 2016 at 01:50 PM by Lord Oda Nobunaga

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Commissioner Lin Zexu

The Chinese Repository is a collection of letters published in 1840 about the issue of opium trade in China, particularly that of foreign smuggling by the British. The first letter I chose to focus on is an open letter written to Queen Victoria by Commissioner Lin Zexu in which he requests the end of illegal opium trafficking. The second...
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List of Mongol Generals:

Posted November 20th, 2016 at 03:42 PM by Piccolo
Updated November 24th, 2016 at 07:05 PM by Piccolo

List of Mongol and Mongol Empire generals?

Jebe
Muqali



Kadan
Batu
Berk (brother of Batu)

The biggies:

Genghis Khan
Ogodei
Subodei
Hulegu
Khublai
Nogai- Perhaps the first leader of the Golden Horde after it devoluted from the Mongol Empire. More of a "King Maker" than a Khan though.

Guyuk
Mongke

OTHERS:

Yelü Chucai- A statesman...
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First Mongol invasion of Europe (among other notes on the Mongols......)

Posted November 20th, 2016 at 02:33 PM by Piccolo
Updated November 25th, 2016 at 08:59 PM by Piccolo

Here, I will post some random notes regarding the first Mongol invasions of Europe, among other Mongol campaigns, as well as other notes on the Mongolians.


I wonder if during the period the Mongols moved on west of eastern Ukraine; the Mongols had an Indian front as well.

I think there were from 1221-1327. Either involving the Mongols or the Chagatai Khanate.

Thus, there were Mongols activites around India from the period of 1235-1241 (around the time...
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Some archaeological discovery that has scientists puzzled

Posted November 9th, 2016 at 11:19 PM by tushar007

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Most Mysterious Animals In The World

Posted November 9th, 2016 at 11:16 PM by tushar007

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