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by C. Y. Lee

  • ISBN: 0688051405
  • Category: Fiction
  • Author: C. Y. Lee
  • Subcategory: Genre Fiction
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: William Morrow & Co; 1st edition (May 1, 1990)
  • Pages: 340 pages
  • FB2 size: 1522 kb
  • EPUB size: 1352 kb
  • Rating: 4.7
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The book was a New York Times best-seller; as Flower Drum Song it subsequently became a Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical and a Universal film. excerpted from The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization. Lee died at his daughter's home in Los Angeles in November 2018.

Son of Heaven, or Tianzi (Chinese: 天子; pinyin: Tiānzǐ), was the sacred imperial title of the Chinese emperor. It originated with the ancient Zhou dynasty and was founded on the political and spiritual doctrine of the Mandate of Heaven

Son of Heaven, or Tianzi (Chinese: 天子; pinyin: Tiānzǐ), was the sacred imperial title of the Chinese emperor. It originated with the ancient Zhou dynasty and was founded on the political and spiritual doctrine of the Mandate of Heaven. The secular imperial title of the Son of Heaven was "Emperor of China". The title, "Son of Heaven", was subsequently adopted by other East Asian monarchs to justify their rule.

A monumental historical novel of power, intrigue and passion. It is based on the true story of China's rebel king, Hung Shiu-ch'uan, leader of the Taiping revolt that was crushed by England's Major Charles Chinese Gordon, destroying Hung Shiu-ch'uan's heavenly kingdom forever. ISBN13:9780688051402. Release Date:June 1990.

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The volume turns to the nineteenth century as a formative era in American literary history, a time that saw both the rise of the novel as a genre, and the emergence of an independent, confident American culture. A broad range of concise essays by European and American scholars demonstrates how some of America‘s most well-known and influential novels responded to and participated in the radical transformations that characterized American culture between the early republic and the age of imperial expansion.

With the masterpieces of the eighteenth century novel he does not enter into .

With the masterpieces of the eighteenth century novel he does not enter into comparison at all: he is working on a different scene, addressing a different audience, using different tools, colours, methods. parodies called Rejected Addresses, and the first book, Sir John Chiverton, of an author who was to continue writing for some half century, and at times to attain very great popularity. This was Harrison Ainsworth, and G. P. R. James also began to publish pretty early in the third decade of the century. In the second Derby administration he was Colonial Secretary, but took no part in that of 1867, and died just before the return of the Tories to power in 1873.

A historical novel set in nineteenth-century China traces the rise of China's rebel king from peasant beginnings to leader of the Taiping Rebellion

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