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 Encyclopedia: Wuchang Uprising   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Wuchang Uprising (武昌起義, pinyin: WÇ”chāng Qǐyì) of October 10, 1911, started the Xinhai Revolution, which triggered the collapse of the Qing Dynasty and establishment of the Republic of China.
At the time, the city of Wuchang, on the Yangtze River in the province of Hubei, had the most modernized military industry, so it became the site where weapons and other military equipment for the New Army was manufactured.
Wuchang (Chinese: 武昌; pinyin: Wǔchāng) is one of the three towns, together with Hankou and Hanyang, which are included in modern day Wuhan, the capital of the Hubei province, in China.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Wuchang-Uprising   (1177 words)

  
 www.wuchang.gov.cn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
  Wuchang, on the south bank of Yangtze River and historica1ly known as one of Three Towns of Wlhan, while the other two Hankou and Hanyang on the opposite, is a district of the city whcrc Hubei Provincial CCP Committee and Provincial People's Government are Iocated.
Wuchang is also a city of glorious revolutionary traditions,where the first gunshot of the l9ll Revolution was fired out.
Wuchang is surely to develop into a central downtown area vilized materially and spiritUally with developed service industry advanced science-education-culture.prosperity,civilization and beauty.
wai.wuchang.gov.cn /e-main.htm   (793 words)

  
 WUCHANG - LoveToKnow Article on WUCHANG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It is one of the three cities, Wuchang, Hariyang and Hankow, which stand together at the mouth of the Han river, and is situated on the right bank of the river Yangtsze, almost directly opposite the foreign settlement of Hankow.
As the works did not pay under official management, they were transferred to the director-general of railways.
Wuchang is not open to foreign trade and residence, but a considerable number of missionaries, both Roman Catholic and Protestant, live within.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /W/WU/WUCHANG.htm   (192 words)

  
 Wuchang -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuchang was not open to foreign trade and residence, but a considerable number of (Click link for more info and facts about missionaries) missionaries, both (The Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy) Roman Catholic and (An adherent of Protestantism) Protestant, lived within the walls.
At that time, Wuchang was an important junction on the trunk railway from (Capital of the People's Republic of China in the Hebei province in northeastern China; 2nd largest Chinese city) Beijing to Guangzhou; and was on the route of the (A populous province of south central China) Sichuan railway.
This event, now called the (Click link for more info and facts about Wuchang Uprising) Wuchang Uprising, led to the development of the (A government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the communists led by Mao Zedong) Republic of China.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/W/Wu/Wuchang.htm   (291 words)

  
 Delinquency in a Birth Cohort in Wuchang District, Wuhan, China, 1973-2000
The focus of the study is a cohort of all persons born in 1973 in the Wuchang District of the city of Wuhan.
The cohort consists of all persons who were born in 1973 in the Wuchang District of the city of Wuhan.
Wuchang was the most populous major commercial and residential area of Wuhan.
webapp.icpsr.umich.edu /cocoon/NACJD-STUDY/03751.xml   (1623 words)

  
 Wuchang Uprising Info - Bored Net - Boredom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Wuchang Uprising (武昌起義 Wǔchang Qǐyì) of October 1911, started the Xinhai Revolution, which triggered the collapse of the Qing Dynasty and establishment of the Republic of China.
At the time, the city of Wuchang, on the Yangtze River in the province of Hubei, had the most modernized military industry, so it became the site where of manufacture for weapons and other equipment for the New Army.
The revolutionary ideas of Sun Yat-sen extensively influenced officers and soldiers of the New Army in Wuchang, and many participated in revolutionary organizations.
www.borednet.com /e/n/encyclopedia/w/wu/wuchang_uprising.html   (299 words)

  
 Wuhan Tour Travel Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuhan, meaning 'Valiant Chinese' (a contraction of the names of the three cities of which it is a conglomerate: Wuchang, Hankou, and Hanyang), is the provincial capital of Hubei Province and the fifth largest city of China.
Wuchang, the administrative and educational center and provincial capital, is on the eastern bank of the Yangtze.
Wuhan is situated in the middle of Hubei Province of China, the east of Jianghan Plain, and the intersection of the middle reaches of the Yangtze River and Hanshui River.
www.china-tour.cn /cityguides/wuhan.htm   (1055 words)

  
 Session 177   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuchang, the gods of the Five Furies, originated in ancient nuo or masked exorcism performances, and later were also exposed to Daoist and Buddhist influences.
In the Huizhou region, known as a stronghold of gentrified lineages and a cradle of merchant activity since the mid-Ming, while Wuchang ritual retained its nuo traditions, the exorcism began to be "gentrified," signaling its accretion of new meanings.
The Wuchang were incorporated by local elites to enhance the tutelary deity of lineages and localized pantheons.
www.aasianst.org /absts/1999abst/china/c-177.htm   (1318 words)

  
 Wuchang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuchang no estaba abierta el comercio exterior y la residencia, sino un número considerable los misionarios, católicos y protestant, vivido dentro de las paredes.
En aquella 'epoca, Wuchang era una ensambladura importante en el ferrocarril del tronco de Beijing a Guangzhou; y estaba en la ruta del ferrocarril de Sichuan.
En Wuchang de octubre el 10 de 1911, una rebelión explotó contra la dinastía de Qing.
www.yotor.net /wiki/es/wu/Wuchang.htm   (264 words)

  
 Read about Wuchang Uprising at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Wuchang Uprising and learn about Wuchang Uprising ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Wuchang Uprising (武昌起義, pinyin: Wǔchāng Qǐyì) of October 10,
Wuchang, on the Yangtze River in the province of
Sun Yat-sen extensively influenced officers and soldiers of the New Army in Wuchang, and many participated in revolutionary organizations.
encyclopedia.worldvillage.com /s/b/Wuchang_Uprising   (459 words)

  
 Wuchang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
At the end of the Qing Empire, Wuchang was the capital of the combined provinces of Hubei and Hunan, called the 'two Hu' orHuguang.
Wuchang was not open to foreign trade and residence, but a considerable number of missionaries, both RomanCatholic and Protestant, lived within the walls.
In Wuchang on October 10, 1911, arevolt broke out against the Qing Dynasty.
www.therfcc.org /wuchang-219849.html   (250 words)

  
 Wuhan Travel Guide, China
Wuchang was established during the Han Dynasty, became a regional capital under the Yuan and is now the seat of the provincial government.
From Wuchang on the south-eastern bank, the city spreads across the Yangtze to the sectors of Hankou and Hanyang, the two separated by the Han River.
Wuchang and Hanyang are linked by this great bridge- it's more than 1100m long and 80m high.
www.cnhomestay.com /city/cityguides/wuhan.htm   (1121 words)

  
 Wuhan, Hubei Province, Pictures
Wuhan University, in Wuchang, is the principal institute of higher education.
Landmarks include the Yangtze River Bridge, connecting Hanyang and Wuchang; East Lake (Tong Hu), one of China's largest lakes, with many historical attractions; Tortoise Hill (in Hanyang); and Xiang Pagoda, made famous by Tang (T'ang) dynasty (618-907) poets and restored several times since it was built in the 3rd century.
Wuchang is also the site of the Mao Zedong Peasant Movement Institute and has monuments commemorating the Republican Revolution of 1911.
www.greatestcities.com /Asia/China/Hubei_Province/Wuhan_city_regional_capital.html   (294 words)

  
 Changjiang Overseas Travel Co.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province, consists of Wuchang, Hankou and Hangyang.
Composed of 3 cities: Hangyang (historical), Wuchang (ancient), Hankou(colonial Hankow) seperated by the Yangtze and the Han rivers.
Wuchang is the oldest of the three cities.
www.ccotc.com /cruise_en/jd_detail.jsp?id=2004000129   (437 words)

  
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Wuchang - Guangzhou Railway Line is a part of Beijing - Cuangzhou Railway, which goes from south to north and is a main artery of transportation in China.
In Wuchang, Changsha, Guangzhou, Zhuzhou and other major cities, the field strengih of TV signal is quite strong, reaching or approaching the normal requirement of receiving and watching in most cases.
In Wuchang, Hengyang and Guangzhou station areas, disturbance field intensities of some measured places are higher because these places are near main line with heavy traffic and disturbed by motor vehicles.
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 Taiwan Headlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Wuchang Uprising was launched hastily by supporters of Sun out of fear that previous government arrests of their secret agents would blow their cover.
The Wuchang Uprising in Hubei Province, China, occurred at a time when the Chinese people were disillusioned with the Ching Dynasty after decades of frustration brought about by the weakness of the imperial government.
Before the Wuchang Uprising on October 1, 1911, 10 previous uprisings led by supporters of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, who later became known as the ROC's founding father, were launched but all of them were quashed by the imperial government.
www.taiwanheadlines.gov.tw /881008/881008rp1-1.htm   (367 words)

  
 WUCHANG - Online Information article about WUCHANG
Wuchang is not open to foreign See also:
Wuchang is an important junction on the See also:
Peking to Canton; and is on the route of the Sze-ch'uen railway.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /WIL_YAK/WUCHANG.html   (313 words)

  
 China - Wuchang Shipyard
The Wuchang shipyard in Wuhan is responsible for conventional submarine construction.
Wuchagn Shipyard, founded in 1934, was subordinated to the China State Shipbuilding Corporation prior to the 1999 formation of the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation.
Wuchang Shipyard is the biggest modern and comprehensive shipbuilding enterprise in inland China.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/china/wuhan-sy.htm   (388 words)

  
 Cuisine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Fish is the main ingredient of many dishes, such as steamed Wuchang Fish, penholder-like fish belly, Brown-sauce-stewed fish and quick-boiled fish with oranges.
Wuchang fish lives in the Fankou section of the Yangtze River.
Late Chinese former chairmen Mao Zedong high-praised the taste of Wuchang Fish and had ever mentioned it in one of his widespread poems.
www.yangtzecruises.com /gallery/cuisine/wuhan_snack.html   (545 words)

  
 Wuchang Uprising   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Wuchang Uprising (武昌起義 wu3 chang1 qi3 yi4) of October 1911 triggered the collapse of the Qing Dynasty and establishment of the Republic of China.
At the time, the city of Wuchang, in the province of Hubei, had the most modernized military industry, so it was chosen to be the city where weapons and other equipment were manufactured for the New Army.
Officers and soldiers of the New Army in Wuchang were influenced heavily by the revolutionary ideas of Sun Yat-sen and many participated in revolutionary organizations
www.eurofreehost.com /wu/Wuchang_Uprising.html   (332 words)

  
 Wuchang Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuchang (Chinese: 武昌; pinyin: Wǔchāng) is one of the three towns, together with Hankou and Hanyang, which are included in modern day Wuhan, the capital of the Hubei province, in China.
The Wuchang fish (Megalobrama amblycephala; Chinese: 武昌鱼; pinyin: Wǔchāng yú) is named for the town.
The native population was estimated at 800 000 around 1911, including cities on both banks.
www.karr.net /encyclopedia/Wuchang   (452 words)

  
 Guide to the Robert E. and Gladys Wilson Bundy Papers (Record Group No. 141): Finding Aid
These letters discuss political conditions around Wuchang as well as their daily life at Boone University, which was part of a four-way merger of mission schools forming Central China University in 1924.
Upon their return to China in September of 1926, after a furlough, Gladys and Dorris went to Kuling and Robert headed for Wuchang but was prevented from getting beyond Hankow because the siege of Wuchang by southern troops had begun on September 1.
The Bundys were reunited in Wuchang on October 10th, 1926 and Gladys' letters describe the student attitudes, damage to the city, and new rules and regulations under southern rule.
webtext.library.yale.edu /xml2html/divinity.141.con.html   (827 words)

  
 CHINA BEIJING EQUITY EXCHANGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Based in Niujia Industrial Garden, Wuchang City, and Harbin (40 minutes¡¯ drive away from Harbin; the company is located beside 202 State Highway), the company has built the project of producing 30 million boxes of peptamine acid bean fluid and 4500 tons of bean albumen powder with complete dissolution of stink.
This project is planed to invest RMB 110 million totally, among which RMB 57 million is invested on the construction of infrastructure and RMB 30 million is on equipment.
Wuchang government also promises to provide RMB 10 million additionally and provide more convenience in terms of raw materials, storage and prices.
www.ctee.com.cn /cbex_e/e_project13.htm   (145 words)

  
 PTC Press Releases: Wuchang Shipyard Implements PTC Shipbuilding Solutions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wuchang Shipyard is now using the solution in production, making the shipyard one of the most technologically advanced companies in China’s highly competitive shipbuilding industry.
Wuchang Shipyard, founded in 1934, is a subsidiary of the China Shipbuilding Industrial Corporation.
It is one of China’s largest and most modernized shipyards with capabilities to design, build, and repair various types of ships for civil, military and tourism use, and which are used in China and exported to other countries.
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Wuhan is a well-known city composed of the three towns of Wuchang, Hankou and Hanyang.
On October 9, 1911, dusk fell on Hankou and Wuchang across the Yangtze River.
In Beijing, the news of the Wuchang Uprising reached the Qing imperial court where the monarch and officials were discussing the formation of a constitutional government.
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 A Brief Introduction to Wuhan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Hubei Museum, located by beautiful East Lake of Wuchang District, is one of the most famous museums in China and one of national key scenic spots.
The Revolution of Oct. 10, 1911 in Wuchang overthrew the feudalistic rule of two thousand years in China; Red-bricked Building reflects this true history.
In front of Red-bricked Building stand the statue of Sun Yat-sen, the great forerunner of Chinese democratic revolution, and the statues of three martyrs surnamed Peng, Liu and Yang, who sacrificed their lives for the Revolution of 1911, as well as the Mustering Platform, set for resisting the army of the Qing Dynasty.
www.wuhan.gov.cn /enews/englishnew/intro08.htm   (467 words)

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