skip to content
Dangerous women : warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Dangerous women : warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming

Author: Victoria Baldwin Cass
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Grannies, geishas, warriors, mystics, recluses and predators - these are the dangerous women of traditional China. This exploration of the myth and history of the Ming seeks to bring their world to  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cass, Victoria Baldwin.
Dangerous women.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©1999
(OCoLC)655704786
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Baldwin Cass
ISBN: 0847693945 9780847693948 0847693953 9780847693955
OCLC Number: 40890978
Description: xix, 156 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 26 cm
Contents: Timeline of Dynasties --
Ch. 1. Background: The Great Ming, 1368-1644 --
Ch. 2. Geishas --
Ch. 3. Grannies --
Ch. 4. Warriors and Mystics --
Ch. 5. Predators --
Ch. 6. Recluses and Malcontents --
Ch. 7. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Victoria Cass.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

The narrative is fast paced, the stories gripping, the accompanying illustrations quite lavish. Most strikingly, the language of the book itself pulsates with life, rendering history immediate and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40890978> # Dangerous women : warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "40890978" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113628> ; # Women--China--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/frau> ; # Frau
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Place/china> ; # China.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176947> ; # Women--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Event/1368_1644> ; # 1368-1644
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.40951/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176568> ; # Women
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/geisha> ; # Geisha
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Event/geschichte_1368_1644> ; # Geschichte 1368-1644.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_language> ; # Women--China--Language
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113630> ; # Women--China--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_social_conditions> ; # Women--China--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Place/china_ming_dynasty> ; # China--Ming dynasty.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206073> ; # China.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/soziale_situation> ; # Soziale Situation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_history> ; # Women--China--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176822> ; # Women--Language
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008007318> ; # Women--China--Language
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/mingdynastie> ; # Mingdynastie
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/188073381> ; # Victoria Baldwin Cass
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "1999" ;
   schema:description "Timeline of Dynasties -- Ch. 1. Background: The Great Ming, 1368-1644 -- Ch. 2. Geishas -- Ch. 3. Grannies -- Ch. 4. Warriors and Mystics -- Ch. 5. Predators -- Ch. 6. Recluses and Malcontents -- Ch. 7. Conclusion."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836928776> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/655704786> ;
   schema:name "Dangerous women : warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming"@en ;
   schema:productID "40890978" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780847693948> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780847693955> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB99V4551> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40890978> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Event/geschichte_1368_1644> # Geschichte 1368-1644.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1368-1644." ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1368-1644" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Place/china_ming_dynasty> # China--Ming dynasty.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "China--Ming dynasty." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_history> # Women--China--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_language> # Women--China--Language
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--Language"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836928776#Topic/women_china_social_conditions> # Women--China--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008007318> # Women--China--Language
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--Language"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113628> # Women--China--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113630> # Women--China--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--China--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176568> # Women
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176822> # Women--Language
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--Language"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176947> # Women--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206073> # China.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "China." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/188073381> # Victoria Baldwin Cass
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cass" ;
   schema:givenName "Victoria Baldwin" ;
   schema:name "Victoria Baldwin Cass" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780847693948>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0847693945" ;
   schema:isbn "9780847693948" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780847693955>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0847693953" ;
   schema:isbn "9780847693955" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/655704786>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Dangerous women." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40890978> ; # Dangerous women : warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.