Автор: CJ Peers
Название: Late Imperial Chinese Armies 1520–1840
Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd
Серия: Men-at-Arms 307
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By the end of the 18th century – following an era which had seen the world increasingly divided into colonial powers and their victims – the Ch'ing dynasty of the Manchus, who had overthrown the native Ming in the 1640s, ruled over the largest and most populous empire in the world, with territories that had doubled in size in the previous few decades.