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China should generously pacify those foreigners.
By patronizing the Yellow Church we maintain peace among the Mongols. This being an important task we cannot but protect this (religion). (In doing so) we do not show any bias, nor do we wish to adulate the Tibetan priests as (was done during the) Yuan dynasty.
Foreigners appreciate only military power.... Thus, they submit to us wholeheartedly and do not dare to despise China once we display our hunting techniques to them
Many people have fled from our China (wo Zhongguo) to your place
China deals with foreigners from afar only by treating them without discrimination
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In India, if you are from the elite, dogs are extremely important. The breed of the dog indicates your wealth, that you are westernized. The cook, another human being, is on a much lower level than your dog. You see this all the time.
September 25, 1711
February 7, 1799
The Qianlong Emperor was the sixth emperor of the Manchu Qing Dynasty, from 1735 to 1796.
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