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In 1901, during the Boxer Rebellion of Chinese against foreigners, Hailar was
occupied by Russian forces. In 1905 it was opened as a river port for foreign
commerce. The Chinese government abolished its autonomous status in 1910, ...
-theme and style of paintings 9: 1008d Han, sometimes referred to'as HAN-JEN (
Han People), the people who make up about 94 percent of China's population,
distinguished from other groups such as the Manchus and Mongols. -Chinese ...
157 BC, China), fourth emperor (reigned 179—157) of the Han dynasty (206 BC-
AD 220), whose reign was characterized by personal frugality, economy in
government, and efforts to improve the lot of the common people by reducing
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