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  • Published 2009

On the Relationship of HONG Xiu-quan and YANG Xiu-qing

  title={On the Relationship of HONG Xiu-quan and YANG Xiu-qing},
  author={Xu Hong-yan},
Hong Xiuquan and Yang Xiuqing are the two outstanding leaders of the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom Peasants Movement.Most official documents about Taiping Heavenly Kingdom record that the relationship between Hong and Yang were based on brotherhood.They worked together to regime the Kingdom during the time of Jintian Uprising.After settling in Tianjin,their brotherhood relationship was transferred to that of monarch and subject and the contradiction between them evolved.They fought with each other… CONTINUE READING