This comprehensive study analyzes in detail the evolving political, economic, and diplomatic relationships between China and Denmark since their first contact in 1674. It is an important contribution to the growing literature on China's relations with the West since the beginning of the modern period. Non-Danes will be interested in how the unique nonimperialistic Danish approach to China has shaped a relationship quite different from the patterns of domination and conflict that have characterized the relations between the Middle Kingdom and the traditional great powers of the West.It is worth noting that, due to the slow process of distributing government documents, these instructions only reached the ... See letter from Board of Trade dated 13 March 1875 in the Archives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: RA, UM, Konsulatsarkiver, Shanghai, pakke 6 [RA, UM, Consular Archives, ... differences in personalities between Dreyer and General Raasl0ff, 147 WIRES, CODES AND PEOPLE.
|Title||:||China and Denmark|
|Author||:||Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard, Mads Kirkebæk|
|Publisher||:||NIAS Press - 2001-01|