The Empress Who Launched Modern China

2014-05-13T00:00:00+10:0013 May 2014|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Jung Chang became an overnight sensation in the 1990s with the publication of Wild Swans, the story of her family and their account of life  during China’s Cultural Revolution. She followed this up with a biography of Mao Tse Tung. Now she has tackled the life of Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908), the most important woman [...]

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