Vietnamese Response to French Intervention, 1862-1874
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This is one of the very few scholarly Western-language studies of the Vietnamese reaction to the French colonial conquest of Vietnam during the nineteenth century. Utilizing Vietnamese primary sources to examine the reaction of scholars and the Vietnamese court to the French conquests, Mark McLeod goes beyond studies that only analyze the conflict from primarily French sources. As he states in the introduction, "The dynamic force behind Vietnamese historical development was usually seen to be the activity of colonial enterprises. The Vietnamese people themselves enter these histories only insofar as they hinder or advance colonial policies, to be blamed or praised accordingly." McLeod…
Copyright year: 1991
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 6/19/1991
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
|Introduction: The Historical Background to the Founding of the Nguyen Dynasty, 1428-1802|
|Vietnam and the West, 1802-1858|
|The Franco-Spanish Invasion and the Treaty of Sai-gon, 1858-1862|
|The Hue Court and the Southern Nghia-Quan, 1862-1868|
|The Hue Court and Anti-Catholic Activism, 1862-1868|
|Hue's Policy of Peace and the ""Francis Garnier Affair,"" 1873-1874|