Mandarins and Martyrs: The Church and the Nguyen Dynasty in Early Nineteenth-century Vietnam (Google eBook)

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Stanford University Press, 2008 - History - 212 pages
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Examines the rise of anti-Catholic hostility in early 19th-century Vietnam under the Nguyen dynasty. Focusing on - but not limited to - the Cochinchina region, this study explores grassroots experiences of the religion and the conflict between the Nguyen court and missionaries of the Missions Etrangeres de Paris.
  

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Contents

1 Restoration and the Mission
14
2 The Rise of Nguyễn AntiCatholicism
42
3 Persecution
68
4 Mission Revival
92
5 Priests and Mandarins
115
6 Invasion
139
Epilogue
167
Abbreviations
173
Notes
175
Bibliography
201
Index
209
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