The Three-Inch Golden Lotus

The Three-Inch Golden Lotus

Author: Feng Jicai

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 0824816064

Category: Fiction

Page: 248

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Tells the story of Fragrant Lotus, whose feet were bound in the Grand Lotus style when she was six years old and now enable her to marry into a wealthy family
The Three-Inch Golden Lotus
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Feng Jicai
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-03-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Tells the story of Fragrant Lotus, whose feet were bound in the Grand Lotus style when she was six years old and now enable her to marry into a wealthy family
China
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Eileen Tamura
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

China: Understanding Its Past aims to fill a conspicuous gap in conventional world history texts, which are often Eurocentric and give scant attention to Asia. Using role-playing, simulations, debates, primary documents, first person accounts, excerpts from literary works, and cooperative learning activities, this text will help students explore many key
Thorny Road to Dignity
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Zhong Liu
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07 - Publisher: iUniverse

Zhong Liu had a strong bond with American establishments, where he had all his education in China before the 1949 revolution. Liu paid the price for his ties and was ostracized into the countryside to embark on a career in farming labor and health services. Firmly believing his fate would
Every Step a Lotus
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Dorothy Ko
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

The author collects everything that is known about footbinding in China, using color and black-and-white photography to chronicle the history of the practice.
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture
Language: en
Pages: 786
Authors: Edward L. Davis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Collects entries on contemporary Chinese culture since 1980, discussing such topics as prisons, underground churches, and rock groups.