Encyclopedia > Beijing Convention

  Article Content

Beijing Convention

The Beijing Convention was the result of the Second Anglo-Chinese War (Second Opium War).

The main result of the Convention was to cease Kowloon Peninsula[?], opposite Hong Kong Island, in perpetuity to Britain.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Andy Kaufman

... It was of course entirely a hoax. Throughout his entire professional career, Kaufman kept his day job, bussing tables at Jerry's Famous Deli. Kaufman died on ...