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Opium War
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Opium War

  Britain won this war against China to force the Chinese to permit importation of opium; opened China to less restricted trade in general and turned Hong Kong over to the British (1839)
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Opium War , Sino-Japanese War [9] , Hundred Years’ War [8] , Napoleonic Wars [8] , Peloponnesian War [8] , Punic Wars [8] , Thirty Years’ War [8] , Wars of the Roses [8] , Sino-Japanese War [9]
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