Mandarins and Martyrs: The Church and the Nguyen Dynasty in Early Nineteenth-century Vietnam
Stanford University Press, 2008 - History - 212 pages
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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