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Dragon Lady: The Life and Legend of the Last Empress of China
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date September 1, 1993
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679733690
ISBN-10 0679733698
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 1.15 lbs.
Original list price $19.95
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Summary
Reappraises the Dowager Empress Tzu Hsi and portrays a strong, complex woman struggling to keep her country from unraveling
Amazon.com description: Product Description: 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.

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Hardcover
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from Alfred a Knopf Inc (May 1, 1992)
9780679402305 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.75 in. | 2.45 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Reappraises the initial depiction of the Dowager Empress Tzu Hsi and portrays a strong, complex woman struggling to keep her country from unraveling
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Vintage Books (September 1, 1993)
9780679733690 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Reappraises the Dowager Empress Tzu Hsi and portrays a strong, complex woman struggling to keep her country from unraveling

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