China Marches West
The Qing Conquest of Central EurasiaBook - 2005
From about 1600 to 1800, the Qing empire of China expanded to unprecedented size. Through astute diplomacy, economic investment, and a series of ambitious military campaigns into the heart of Central Eurasia, the Manchu rulers defeated the Zunghar Mongols, and brought all of modern Xinjiang and Mongolia under their control.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005.
Characteristics: xx, 725 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Qing conquest of Central Eurasia