Clash of Cultures: How Interpreters Bridged the Gap Between Britain and China

History Extra | 29 September 2022 | 0h 33m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Henrietta Harrison about her book The Perils of Interpreting: The Extraordinary Lives of Two Translators between Qing China and the British Empire. Explores the extraordinary life stories of two key interpreters and reveals how their work shaped the course of British-Chinese relations in the 18th and 19th centuries.

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