Empress Orchid
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Boston : Hougton Mifflin, [2005].
ISBN
0618562036, 9780618562039
Status
Oak Brook Public Library - Fiction
MIN
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Book
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Physical Desc
xv, 346 pages : map ; 21 cm
Language
English

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Includes a readers guide to Empress Orchid: p. [339]-346.
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From the master of the historical novel, Empress Orchid sweeps readers into the splendid heart of the Forbidden City to tell the fascinating story of a young Chinese concubine who becomes China's last empress. Min introduces the beautiful Tzu Hsi, known as Orchid, and weaves an epic of a country girl who seizes power through seduction, murder, and endless intrigue. When China is threatened by enemies, she alone seems capable of holding her country together. A novel of high drama and lyricism and lavish historical detail, Empress Orchid provides an extraordinary look inside the Forbidden City in its last days of imperial glory and breathes life into one of the most important women in history.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Min, A. (2005). Empress Orchid. First Mariner Books edition. Boston: Hougton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Min, Anchee, 1957-. 2005. Empress Orchid. Boston: Hougton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Min, Anchee, 1957-, Empress Orchid. Boston: Hougton Mifflin, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Min, Anchee. Empress Orchid. First Mariner Books edition. Boston: Hougton Mifflin, 2005. Print.

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