What triggered the First Opium War?
What were the trading rights and diplomatic status fought over in the First Opium War?
When did the First Opium War take place?
What were the Opium Wars?
Who were the parties involved in the First Opium War?
What were the consequences of the Opium Wars for China?
What was the economic effect of the Opium Wars on China?
When did the Second Opium War take place?
Who was charged with ending the opium trade in China?
Who issued edicts making opium illegal in China?
What happened to the opium that was confiscated by the Chinese government?
Who advised the use of military force to resolve the dispute with the Chinese government?
What concessions did Britain and France seek from China?
What did Governor General Lin Zexu do to end the opium trade?
What was confirmed by the Convention of Peking in 1860?