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Author Min, Anchee, 1957-

Title Empress Orchid / Anchee Min.

Published Boston : Hougton Mifflin, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  813.54 MIN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 336 pages ; 24 cm
Summary "Empress Orchid" is the story of a fascinating, strong-willed woman who for generations has been vilified as a grand seductress and murderer. Min draws a vivid portrait of a flawed yet utterly compelling woman and, through her life, of the world of the Chinese court and the sexual and political lives of the royal concubines.
Subject Cixi, Empress dowager of China, 1835-1908. -- Fiction.
Empresses -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Guangxu, 1875-1908 -- Fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 0618068872