The Rape of Nanking alone had seen three hundred thousand casualties.
Often called “the rape of Nanking,” this traumatic wartime incident evokes visceral nationalist sentiments among many Chinese.
At Changsha matters were not nearly so far advanced as they were at Nanking.
He captured Nanking, and the rebellion was suppressed in 1865.
A Chinese prince of the house of the Chin was ruling there, in the present Nanking.
The result was evident from the first, and the war ended with the peace of Nanking in 1842.
The three varieties used in the experiment are Meiling, Nanking, and an unnamed variety carried under the accession number 7916.
He was about ready to go to America to school when he had completed his work at Nanking.
The Nanking government was organized under Kuomintang rule in a form unique among modern states.
Yet the capture of Nanking was put off until the last act of all.
city in China, literally "southern capital," from nan "south" + jing "capital."
Note: China's imperial capital on several occasions, it was made capital of the Republic of China by Sun Yat-sen in 1912 after the Chinese Revolution, by Nationalist forces of Chiang Kai-shek from 1928 to 1937, and again from 1946 to 1949.
Note: During the Second Sino-Japanese War in the 1930s, Nanjing was the scene of a Japanese massacre (the Rape of Nanking) and became the seat of a puppet regime established by the Japanese.