China and Maritime Europe, 1500-1800: Trade, Settlement, Diplomacy, and Missions
ISBN: 978 0 521 17945 4
List price(s): 19.99 GBP
Publication date: 31 December 2010
China and Maritime Europe, 1500-1800 looks at early modern China in some of its most complicated and intriguing relations with a world of increasing global interconnection.
Introduction John E. Wills, Jr;
1. Maritime Europe and the Ming John E. Wills, Jr;
2. Learning from heaven: the introduction of Christianity and other Western ideas into late Ming China Willard J. Peterson;
3. Catholic missions and the Chinese reaction to Christianity, 1644-1800 John W. Witek;
4. Trade and diplomacy under the Qing John L. Cranmer-Byng and John E. Wills, Jr.
John E. Wills, Jr, is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Southern California. He is the author of many books, articles and chapters on China.