What were the main themes of the Kangxi Emperor’s reign? How did he respond to the challenges of Chinese government evident in the late Ming? What were his main contribution to Qing history? Do not simply provide a laundry list; write an essay with an argument. The only source needed for this essay is “Imperial China 900-1800” by F.W. Mote. Please include quotes from this book. The three main themes of Kangxi Reign were Ming Dissent, foreign countries, and court factions/succession issues.