The Resource My last empress : a novel, Da Chen

My last empress : a novel, Da Chen

Label
My last empress : a novel
Title
My last empress
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Da Chen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
en
Summary
Da Chen immerses the reader in the world of the Chinese imperial palace, filled with ghosts and grief, where bewitching concubines, treacherous eunuchs, and fierce warlords battle for supremacy. Da takes us deeply into an epic saga of 19th century China, where one man searches for his destiny and a forbidden love
Summary
Falling passionately in love with his headmaster's daughter, Samuel Pickens is devastated by her untimely death a month later and becomes convinced that her spirit will not rest until it is returned to her childhood home in 19th-century imperial China, where Pickens accepts employment from a powerless emperor and become enamored of a concubine who strongly resembles his lost love
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10145286
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chen, Da
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • First loves
  • Empresses
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Intrigue
  • Beijing (China)
Target audience
adult
Label
My last empress : a novel, Da Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780307381309
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780307381309
Label
My last empress : a novel, Da Chen
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780307381309
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780307381309

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