Dangerous Women

Pub Date : 1999-01-01 | Author : Victoria Baldwin Cass | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0847693953
ISBN 13 : 9780847693955

Grannies, geishas, warriors, mystics, recluses, and predators—these are the dangerous women of traditional China. Through her exploration of the myth and history of the Ming, Vic..

Mandarins And Heretics

Pub Date : 2016-11-17 | Author : Junqing Wu | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004331402
ISBN 13 : 9004331409

In Mandarins and Heretics, Wu Junqing explores the denunciation and persecution of lay religious groups in late imperial (14th to 20th century) China...

Whore Stories

Pub Date : 2012-07-18 | Author : Tyler Stoddard Smith | Publisher : Adams Media

ISBN 10 : 9781440536052
ISBN 13 : 1440536058

"Featuring true stories of famous streetwalkers, pimps, call girls, and rent boys, this book offers a revealing look at the men and women who have blazed the bawdy trail of prostit..

Androgyny In Late Ming And Early Qing Literature

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Zuyan Zhou | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824825713
ISBN 13 : 9780824825713

Now, Zuyan Zhou sheds new light on this important period, offering a highly original and astute look at the concept of androgyny in key works of Chinese fiction and drama from the ..

Great Events From History

Pub Date : 2005-03 | Author : Christina J. Moose | Publisher : Salem Pr Inc

ISBN 10 : WISC:89090423526
ISBN 13 :

The Renaissance & Early Modern Era's start date, 1454, was selected because it immediately follows the end of the Hundred Years? War and the Fall of Constantinople. The following c..