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The first photographs of Hong Kong, the Second Opium War, and Beijing, Felice Beato in 1860

Felice Beato (born in Venice in 1832 and died in Florence in 1909) was an Italian-British photographer among the first to take photographs in East … Read more

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Narcotic Culture

China was turned into a nation of opium addicts by the pernicious forces of imperialist trade.

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Opium-Smoking in America and China
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Opium-Smoking in America and China: A Study of Its Prevalence, and Effects, Immediate and Remote On the Individual and the Nation

Opium-Smoking in America and China – This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the … Read more

Last Taoist Immortality-Historical photos of China
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40+ incredible galleries of Historical photos of China (1850-1989)

Over the years we collected 40+ galleries of rare and amazing historical images of China.

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Chinese Opium-Smokers
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Chinese Opium-Smokers in the late XIX Century in US

Chinese Opium-Smokers – In nineteenth century thousands of Chinese people crossed the ocean to find work in the United States.

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