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Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom - China, the West, and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War-logo

Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom - China, the West, and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War

Stephen R. Platt

Stephen R. Platt is widely respected for his incisive nonfiction, particularly in regard to his knowledge and understanding of China. With Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom, Platt details the absorbing narrative of the Taiping Rebellion, which resulted in the loss of 20 million lives. Occurring in the 1850s, this is the story of a cultural movement characterized by intriguing personages such as influential military strategist Zeng Guofan and brilliant Taiping leader Hong Rengan.

Stephen R. Platt is widely respected for his incisive nonfiction, particularly in regard to his knowledge and understanding of China. With Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom, Platt details the absorbing narrative of the Taiping Rebellion, which resulted in the loss of 20 million lives. Occurring in the 1850s, this is the story of a cultural movement characterized by intriguing personages such as influential military strategist Zeng Guofan and brilliant Taiping leader Hong Rengan.
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Genres:

History

Description:

Stephen R. Platt is widely respected for his incisive nonfiction, particularly in regard to his knowledge and understanding of China. With Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom, Platt details the absorbing narrative of the Taiping Rebellion, which resulted in the loss of 20 million lives. Occurring in the 1850s, this is the story of a cultural movement characterized by intriguing personages such as influential military strategist Zeng Guofan and brilliant Taiping leader Hong Rengan.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Angela Lin

Length:

16h 24m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

05:10


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

56:53


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

00:01


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

56:18


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

50:01


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

01:13:39


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

01:25:36


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

01:13:44


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

01:16:32


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

01:12:53


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

44:42


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

54:57


Part 3, Chapter 12
Part 3, Chapter 12

01:28:13


Part 3, Chapter 13
Part 3, Chapter 13

01:10:20


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

26:54


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

01:06:41


Part 3, Chapter 16
Part 3, Chapter 16

51:53


Part 3, Chapter 17
Part 3, Chapter 17

28:03


Part 3, Chapter 18
Part 3, Chapter 18

02:26