Dragon lady: the life and legend of the last empress of China
The author of The Soong Dynasty gives us our most vivid and reliable biography yet of the Dowager Empress Tzu Hsi, remembered through the exaggeration and falsehood of legend as the ruthless Manchu concubine who seduced and murdered her way to the Chinese throne in 1861. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Dragon Lady: The Life and Legend of the Last Empress of ChinaUser Review - Quillslinger - Goodreads
Good book, very historically descriptive with gripping writing, a nice insight of the social Norms of the time Read full review
Review: Dragon Lady: The Life and Legend of the Last Empress of ChinaUser Review - Chase Parsley - Goodreads
An awesome book! Everything you know about Cixi and the late Qing dynasty is wrong, and it reaffirms the crucial lesson about being careful where a person gets their information. That being said ... Read full review
Empress Dowager Cixi: China's Last Dynasty and the Long Reign of a ...
X. L. Woo
Limited preview - 2007
ONE Lady Yehenara
TWO Foreign Devils
THREE The Palace Coup
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