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The Resource Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China, Jung Chang

Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China, Jung Chang

Label
Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China
Title
Empress Dowager Cixi
Title remainder
the concubine who launched modern China
Statement of responsibility
Jung Chang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this ground-breaking biography, Jung Chang shows that under Cixi's rule China acquired virtually all the attributes of a modern state: industries, railways, cars, electricity, telephones, Western medicine, an army and navy with modern weaponry
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chang, Jung
Dewey number
  • 951'.035'092
  • 951.035092
  • 951.035092
  • 920 CIXI
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cixi
  • Empresses
  • China
  • Biography
Label
Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China, Jung Chang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780099532392
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvii, 436 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780099532392
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white)
Label
Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China, Jung Chang
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780099532392
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvii, 436 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780099532392
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white)

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