Dragon of Heaven
The Memoirs of the Last Empress of ChinaBook - 2002
Astonishing in their lush realism and symbolic depth, the color images in this book by award-winning artist Zhong-Yang Huang draw readers into the mysterious Forbidden City. This fictionalized memoir of Cixi, a former Imperial concubine who ruled behind the throne for nearly half a century, includes intimate details about daily court life and presents a sympathetic look at how this strong woman thrived in a male-dominated world.
Publisher: Vancouver : Raincoast Books, c2002
Branch Call Number: 951.035 BOU
Characteristics: 95 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm