Warner, Marina: THE DRAGON EMPRESS. Life and Times of Tz'u-hsi, 1835-1908. Empress Dowager of China. London, 1972. 271 pp. 32 pp. colour, 100 b/w illustrations. Notes, index. 25x19 cm. Cloth.
GBP 20.00
The Empress Dowager Cixi was the power behind the throne in China from 1861 to 1908. Marina Warner's compelling biography describes Cixi against the background of court ceremony and Confucian tradition.
Subjects: Boxer Rebellion
Item 653 in List 204.
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