29 relations: Anson Burlingame, Beijing, Edo, Elements of International Law, Georg Friedrich von Martens, Grand Canal (China), Henry Wheaton, Indiana University, Japan, Johann Kaspar Bluntschli, John Elliott Ward, Lafayette College, Livonia, Indiana, Mandarin (bureaucrat), New Albany, Indiana, New York University, Ningbo, Peking University, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Presbyterian Historical Society, Presbyterianism, Shanghai, Theodore Dwight Woolsey, Tongwen Guan, Treaty of Tientsin, William Bradford Reed, William Edward Hall, Zhejiang.
Anson Burlingame (November 14, 1820 – February 23, 1870) was an American lawyer, legislator, and diplomat.
Beijing, formerly Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China and one of the most populous cities in the world.
, also romanized as Yedo or Yeddo, is the former name of Tokyo.
Elements of International Law, first published in 1836, is a book on international law by Henry Wheaton which has long been influential.
Georg Friedrich von Martens (22 February 1756 in Hamburg, Germany – 21 February 1821 in Frankfurt, Germany) was a German jurist and diplomat.
The Grand Canal (also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the longest canal or artificial river in the world and a famous tourist destination.
Henry Wheaton (November 27, 1785 - March 11, 1848) was a United States lawyer, jurist and diplomat.
Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States.
Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.
Johann Caspar (also Kaspar) Bluntschli (March 7, 1808 – October 21, 1881) was a Swiss jurist and politician.
John Elliott Ward (1814–1902) was an American politician and diplomat.
Lafayette College is a private liberal arts college located in Easton, Pennsylvania, United States.
Livonia is a town in Madison Township, Washington County, Indiana, United States.
A mandarin (Chinese: 官, guān; Cantonese: gun1) was a bureaucrat scholar in the government of imperial China.
New Albany is a city in Floyd County, Indiana, United States, situated along the Ohio River opposite Louisville, Kentucky.
New York University (NYU) is a private, nonsectarian American research university based in New York City.
, formerly written Ningpo, is a sub-provincial city in northeast Zhejiang province in the People's Republic of China. It comprises the urban districts of Ningbo proper, three satellite cities, and a number of rural counties including islands in Hangzhou Bay and the East China Sea. Its port, spread across several locations, is among the busiest in the world and the municipality possesses a separate state-planning status. As of the 2010 census, the entire administrated area had a population of 7.6 million, with 3.5 million in the six urban districts of Ningbo proper. To the north, Hangzhou Bay separates Ningbo from Shanghai; to the east lies Zhoushan in the East China Sea; on the west and south, Ningbo borders Shaoxing and Taizhou respectively.
Peking University (abbreviated PKU and colloquially known by the Chinese as Běidà 北大; Chinese: 北京大学, pinyin: Běijīng Dàxué), is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League.
Pennsylvania, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a U.S. state located in the North and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States and the Great Lakes region.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most-populous in the United States.
The Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS) is the oldest continuous denominational historical society in the United States.
Presbyterianism is a part of the Reformed tradition within Protestantism which traces its origins to the British Isles.
Shanghai is the largest Chinese city by population, p. 395.
Theodore Dwight Woolsey (October 31, 1801 – July 1, 1889) was an American academic, author and President of Yale College from 1846 through 1871.
Tongwen Guan, or the School of Combined Learning was a government school for teaching Western languages (and later scientific subjects), founded at Beijing, China in 1862 during the late-Qing dynasty.
Several documents known as the "Treaty of Tien-tsin" were signed in Tianjin (Tientsin) in June 1858, ending the first part of the Second Opium War (1856–1860).
William Bradford Reed (June 30, 1806 – February 18, 1876) was an American attorney, diplomat, academic and journalist.
William Edward Hall (August 22, 1835 - November 30, 1894) was an English lawyer and mountaineer who published some influential works on international law.
, formerly romanized as Chekiang, is an eastern coastal province of the People's Republic of China.