What was the primary cause of the Taiping Rebellion?

Posted by: UtherPenguin

Among the 10 most devastating wars in history, almost half of them consist of Chinese civil wars.

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Political Gain

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Religion

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A dissatisfaction with the Qing Dynasty

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Hong Xiquan forgot how to Christian properly

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Diqiucun_Cunmin says2015-05-24T11:37:35.8447249-05:00
Uther, the guy is Hong Xiuquan, with a u after the i ;)
UtherPenguin says2015-05-24T11:45:38.2761054-05:00
Oh, I forgot the u.

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