Origin of Taiping
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A problem far more pressing for the dynasty was the Taiping revolt, which ran from 1850 to 1864 and left tens of millions dead.
Taiping set the stage for the drama of modern Chinese history.
The Taiping naively hoped for steamships and Armstrong guns from their fellow Christians; they were to be sorely disappointed.
The old imperial city, where once the Ming dynasty reigned, was destroyed in the Taiping Rebellion.Appearances|Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
They went up as far as Taiping, where they took a returning steamer, and that night slept on board the ships.Four Young Explorers|Oliver Optic
It was a critical juncture in the history both of the Taiping movement itself and of foreign relations with it and with China.The Englishman in China During the Victorian Era, Vol. I (of 2)|Alexander Michie
The atrocities committed by order of the Taiping leader shocked even the dulled sensibilities of China.Gentlemen Rovers|E. Alexander Powell
The burn suggests good fishing, and the Taiping looks like a magnificent salmon river.From Edinburgh to India & Burmah|William G. Burn Murdoch