four hundred years of history was written in blood and tearsˇ@
|Taiwan has over four hundred
years of history; during the course of which was filled with blood,
tears, fright and struck. Two hundred years before Cheng Chen-Kung
came to rule Taiwan, it was in the hands of the Spanish, followed
by the Dutch. It was a time when numerous fugitives, fishermen
and pirates came to Taiwan by sea from the mainland. The Spanish
made use of official organizations to rule over the people efficiently.