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Empress

Author: Evelyn B McCune
Publisher: New York : Fawcett Columbine, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized account of the only woman emperor in China's history. She is Wu Jao, a 17th Century tomboy who at 13 becomes an emperor's concubine. When he dies she is banished to a convent, but is recalled by the emperor's son. On his death, she becomes empress in her own right.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Wu hou, Empress of China; Wu hou, Empress of China
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn B McCune
ISBN: 044990749X 9780449907498
OCLC Number: 30819247
Description: 487 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Evelyn B. McCune.
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A fictionalized account of the only woman emperor in China's history. She is Wu Jao, a 17th Century tomboy who at 13 becomes an emperor's concubine. When he dies she is banished to a convent, but is recalled by the emperor's son. On his death, she becomes empress in her own right.

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