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by Anchee Min

Author: Anchee Min
Subcategory: Contemporary
Language: English
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; First Edition edition (2000)
Pages: 336 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.4
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Anchee Min. For information about permission to reproduce selections from. this book, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Company, . 5 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10003. Visit our Web site: ww. .Becoming Madame Mao, Anchee Min. p. cm. ISBN 0-618-00407-6.

Anchee Min or Min Anqi (Chinese: 閔安琪; pinyin: Mǐn Ānqí; born January 14, 1957 in Shanghai, China) is a Chinese-American author who lives in San Francisco and Shanghai

Anchee Min or Min Anqi (Chinese: 閔安琪; pinyin: Mǐn Ānqí; born January 14, 1957 in Shanghai, China) is a Chinese-American author who lives in San Francisco and Shanghai. Min has published two memoirs, Red Azalea and The Cooked Seed: A Memoir, and six historical novels.

Becoming Madame Mao is a historical novel by Anchee Min detailing the life of Jiang Qing. She became Madame Mao after her marriage to Mao Zedong

Becoming Madame Mao is a historical novel by Anchee Min detailing the life of Jiang Qing. She became Madame Mao after her marriage to Mao Zedong. In this story Min tries to cast a sympathetic light on one of the most controversial political figures in the People's Republic of China. Madame Mao is born to a very poor family around 1910 (early enough to have had her feet bound although due to a severe infection the bindings were taken off).

Becoming Madam Mao" was one book I could not put down. Read it, then read a history. Anchee Min provides a list of her sources, and invites us to go further. For now, however, I'll settle for acquiring more of Ms. Min's books and reading more of her remarkable stories. 39 people found this helpful.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. ). From the Publisher: In a sweeping, erotically charged story that moves gracefully from the intimately personal to the great stage of world history. From the Publisher: In a sweeping, erotically charged story that moves gracefully from the intimately personal to the great stage of world history, Anchee Min renders a powerful tale of passion, betrayal, and survival and creates a finely nuanced and always ambiguous portrait of one of the most fascinating, and vilified, women of the twentieth century. Madame Mao is almost universally known as the "white-boned demon" -ambitious, vindictive, and cruel-whose bid to succeed her husband led to the death of millions. She learns that Chiang Kai-shek has recently increased the price for Mao's head. s have been falling into the enemies' hands one after another. She learns that not long ago one of Chiang's generals, Zhang Xue-liang, initiated a rebellion during which he took Chiang hostage and brought him to the Communists. The Communist Politburo intended to kill him; Mao, however, proposed a negotiation.

Becoming Madame Ma. Anchee Min brinda el v?vido retrato de un personaje fascinante y, a trav?s de ?l, de la opulenta corte china del siglo XIX y de la vida sexual y pol?tica de las concubinas reales

Becoming Madame Mao. Жанр: Современная проза. Anchee Min brinda el v?vido retrato de un personaje fascinante y, a trav?s de ?l, de la opulenta corte china del siglo XIX y de la vida sexual y pol?tica de las concubinas reales. Finales del siglo XIX. Envuelta en el marasmo de las ambiciones europeas, el arca?smo de sus estructuras y la impotencia pol?tica, la dinast?a Qing est? viviendo sus ?ltimos d?as

In a sweeping, erotically charged story that moves gracefully from the intimately personal to the great stage of world history, Anchee Min renders a powerful tale of passion, betrayal, and survival and creates a finely nuanced and always ambiguous portrait of one of the most fascinating, and vilified, women of the twentieth century.

Min lets be seen as never before. Bottom line: riveting (People). In a sweeping, erotically charged story, Anchee Min creates a finely nuanced portrait of one of the most fascinating, and vilified, women of the twentieth century. Madame Mao is almost universally known as the white-boned demon -ambitious, vindictive, and cruel-whose bid to succeed her husband led to the death of millions. But Min’s story begins with a young girl named Yunhe, the unwanted daughter of a concubine who ignored her mother’s pleas and refused to have her feet bound.