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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.
Later in the year, as a result partly of poor harvests, the great Taiping rebellion began.
He averred that he had "the divine commission Progress of Taiping rebellion to possess the Empire as its true sovereign."
The establishment of the Taiping power at Nanking attracted the attention of Europeans.
In the latter days of August, Shanghai had been seriously attacked by the Taiping rebels.Recollections of Thirty-nine Years in the Army|Charles Alexander Gordon
The Taiping rebellion was of so barbarous a nature that its suppression had become necessary in the interest of civilization.