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Min, Anchee Overview. Most widely held works about Anchee Min. Most widely held ancuee by Anchee Min. Empress Orchid by Anchee Min Book editions published between and in 16 languages and held by 2, WorldCat member libraries worldwide A fictional portrait of the last empress of China follows Orchid, a beautiful teenager from an aristocratic family, who is chosen to become a low-ranking concubine of the emperor rpja rises to a position of power in the Chinese court.

Buck, the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries, bump heads and embark on a friendship that will sustain both of them through one of the most tumultuous periods in Chinese history.

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The last empress by Anchee Min Book 65 editions published between and in 12 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide From the Publisher: The last decades of the nineteenth century were a violent period in China’s history, marked by humiliating foreign incursions and domestic rebellions and ending in the demise of the Ch’ing Dynasty.

The only constant during this tumultuous time was the power wielded by one woman, the resilient, ever-resourceful Tsu Hsi-or Empress Orchid, as readers came to know her in Anchee Min’s critically acclaimed, best-selling novel covering her rise to power.

The Last Empress is the story of Orchid’s dramatic transition from a strong-willed, instinctive young woman to a wise and politically savvy leader who ruled China for ancheee than four decades. In this concluding volume Min gives us a compelling, very human leader who assumed power reluctantly and sacrificed all to protect those she loved and an empire that was doomed to die. Azzlea Madame Mao by Anchee Min Book 72 editions published between and in 21 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide A biographical novel about the powerful wife of Mao Zedong.

Wild ginger by Anchee Min Book 33 editions published between and in 10 languages and held by kin, WorldCat member libraries worldwide The beautiful, iron-willed Wild Ginger is only in elementary school when we first meet her, but already she has been singled out by the Red Guards for her “foreign-colored eyes. It is through azapea quieter, more skeptical Maple, a less than ardent Maoist whose father is languishing in prison for a minor crime, that we see this story to its tragic end.

The Red Guards have branded Wild Ginger’s deceased father a traitor and eventually drive her mother to a gruesome suicide, but she fervently embraces Maoism to save her spirit. Ancheee rises quickly through the ranks and anchfe held up as a national model for Maoism.

Wild Ginger now has everything, even a young man who vies for her heart. But Mao’s prohibition on romantic love ancheee her in an untenable position. Into this sexually charged situation steps Maple, creating an uneasy triangle that Min has portrayed with keen psychological insight and her characteristic mij for lyrical eroticism.


In Anchee Min’s previous three books she returned again and again to the devastating experience of the Cultural Revolution, which defined her youth. Here, in this slim but powerful novel, she gives us a moving story that goes closer to the core of that experience than anything she has written before, and brilliantly delineates the psychological and sexual perversion of those times.

The last roj by Anchee Min 18 editions published between and in English and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide Late 19th-century China is a tumultuous land beset by warring enemies–both from beyond its borders and within the fabled walls of the Forbidden City.

When her son and adopted son each succumb rojs early deaths, Orchid reluctantly assumes greater power.

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While foreign nations like Japan, Russia, France, and England fight for their share of the Chinese spoils, Orchid sees her nation divide into opposing factions. Struggling against sexism and insurgence, only she can keep China from tearing itself apart. Katherine by Anchee Min Book 47 editions published between and in 10 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide A sexy American girl’s unfortunate stay rkja China.

In Shanghai to teach English, Katherine freely dispenses of her sensuality, her ideas on makeup, individual rights and free love. Her students lap it up and get into trouble while Katherine is deported.

By the author of Red Azalea. The two become inseparable even as civil war, failed relationships, and world conflicts threaten all they hold dear. Empress Orchid by Anchee Min 28 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide Seventeen-year-old Orchid belongs to an aristocratic family that has fallen on hard times.

Unexpectedly, she is chosen as one of the emperor’s lesser concubines. Within the Forbidden City are thousands of women hoping to bear the emperor a son and become his empress.

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Orchid, determined and resourceful, schemes her way into the royal bed and seduces the emperor. But as the opium trade erodes the might of the Ch’ing dynasty, Orchid ancheee herself at the center of a crumbling nation.

Chinese propaganda posters by Anchee Min Book 24 editions published between and in 5 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide With his smooth, warm, red face which radiated light in all directions, Chairman Mao Zedong was a fixture in Chinese propaganda posters produced between the birth of the People’s Republic in and the early s.

These infamous posters were, in turn, central fixtures in Chinese homes, railway stations, schools, journals, magazines, and just about anywhere else where people were likely to see them. Chairman Mao, portrayed as a stoic superhero a.

The goal of each poster was to show the Chinese people what sort of behavior was considered morally correct and how great the future of Communist China would be if everyone followed the same path toward utopia by uniting together.

Combining fact and fiction in a way typical of propaganda art, these posters exuded positive vibes and seemed to suggest that Mao was an omnipresent force that would accompany China to happiness and greatness. This book brings together a selection of colorful propaganda artworks and cultural artifacts from photographer Michael Wolf’s vast collection of Chinese propaganda posters, many of which are now extremely rare.


Chinese propaganda posters by Anchee Min Book 14 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide “The Communist superheo – Mao’s starring role in Chinese propaganda art. Over posters produced during the rule of Chairman Mao to promote Communist values and to portray the bright future of the People’s Republic of China. With essays examining the history of Chinese propaganda and the experience of living in Mao’s China.

In dismay, she leaves her husband several years later and returns to France to pursue her career. Red azalea by Anchee Min Book 21 editions published between and in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide This is a blazing, erotic and often heart-rendingly truthful portrait of growing up during China’s cultural revolution.

Min, a painter, film-maker and photographer, left China for America in A memoir by Anchee Min Book 2 editions published between and in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide InAnchee Min published ‘Red Azalea’, a memoir of growing up during the violent trauma of the Cultural Revolution.

It became an international bestseller. Chinese propaganda posters by Anchee Min Book 3 editions azakea in in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide Catalogus van de Sammlung Michael Wolf, bestaande uit affiches die afkomstig zijn uit de Volksrepubliek China en waarmee in de jaren van Mao’s regeerperiode politieke agitatie en propaganda bedreven werd.

Katherine’s auburn hair, her alluring free spirit, and the tantalizing energies of Western culture embodied in her Beatles recordings awaken a latent eroticism in the men and women she meets, inspiring a doomed love triangle whose consequences are insidious and tragic. Rode Azalea by Anchee Min Book 9 editions published between and in Danish and Dutch and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide Autobiografische relaas van een jonge vrouw die opgroeit in communistisch China tijdens de Culturele Revolutie.

Mevrouw Mao by Anchee Min Book 2 editions published between and in Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide Het levensverhaal van de laatste echtgenote van Mao Zedong, de voormalige actrice en operazangeres Jiang Ching A novel by Anchee Min Book 1 edition published in in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide This is an evocation of the woman who married Chairman Mao and fought to succeed him.

The unwanted daughter of a concubine, she refused to have her feet bound, ran away to join an opera troupe and eventually met Mao Zedong in the mountains of Yenan. Azalea rossa by Anchee Min Book 6 editions published between and in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Project Page Feedback Known Problems.