The Opium Wars

The Opium Wars

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  • Britain importing opium into china 1839
  • With britain continuing to import opium many chinese were getting addicted and it started to damage China's economy and culture
  • we  insist you open trade to buy british textiles and remove the tribute system
  • we refuse so that china will continue to keep isolationism in order to preserve chinese culture
  • China banned opium and confiscated and destroyed the opium and set fire to many merchant ships
  • we must confiscate all opium onboard this ship to be destroyed
  • We wont stop just becuase you say so
  • Because china set fire and destroyed british opium and ships they sent warships to shina to declare war
  • The destruction of british goods and ships is not acceptable
  • With China having isolationism and britain's industrial revolution which gave britain far superior weapons and ships allowing britain to win the opium wars
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