Narrative of the Voyages and Services of the Nemesis from 1840 to 1843 and of the Combined Naval and Military Operations in China: Comprising a Complete Account of the Colony of Hong-Kong, and Remarks on the Character and Habits of the Chinese, Volume 1
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afterwards already Amoy anchor Anunghoy appeared armed arrived artillery attack battery Bengal Volunteers board the Nemesis boats Bocca Tigris Bogue British called Canton river Capt Captain Elliot Captain Hall Captain Herbert carried channel China Chinese Chuenpee Chusan coast Columbo command commenced defence Delagoa Bay destroyed difficulty directed distance emperor enemy English factory favourable fire flag force foreigners forts governor guns harbour hill Hong-Kong hostile hundred island Johanna junks Keshen land length Lieutenant Macao Madagascar mandarins marines matchlocks merchants miles Mohilla morning Mozambique Mozambique Channel native nearly Ningpo occasion officers opium party passage passed Phlegethon Portuguese position possession principal proceeded round scarcely sent shewed ships shore shot side Sir Gordon Bremer Sir Hugh Gough soldiers soon squadron steamer sultan taken town trade troops truce vessel walls Wantung war-junks Wellesley Whampoa whole Woosung wounded