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Imperial masquerade

by Lewis H. Lapham

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Published by Grove Weidenfeld in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLewis H. Lapham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.12 .L343 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 397 p. ;
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2196877M
      ISBN 101555844499
      LC Control Number89016550

      Imperial Masquerade: The Legend of Princess Der Ling: : Grant Hayter-Menzies, Pamela Kyle Crossley: Bücher/5(2). "Princess" Der Ling (Chinese: 裕德齡; pinyin: Yù Délíng) ( – ) was a Hanjun bannerwoman, the daughter of Yu Keng (Chinese: 裕庚; pinyin: Yù Geng; Wade–Giles: Yu Keng).Her father was a member of the Hanjun Plain White Banner Corps (正白旗), and according to his daughter he was a is of some doubt. After serving as Chinese minister to Born: 8 June , Wuhan, Hubei, Great Qing.

      Imperial Masquerade: The Legend of Princess Der Ling. Hong Kong University Press, HKU, This might be seen as the worst possible timing for a book describing the Manchu imperial court and the intimate life of its oft-demonized empress dowager, but the book was a Cited by: 2. Nóra Veszprémi National ornament and the imperial masquerade preceded stone or brick walls and can be regarded as their original, more natural form. This is the idea that connects the topics examined in the book, which is made up of two parts. In the first part, Houze investigates various, interconnected fields.

        Imperial Masquerade: The Legend of Princess Der Ling October 8, Der Ling's sister, Rong Ling, married name Mme Dan Paochao (known as Nellie to her friends), was as fascinating a personality as her sibling. The editor of Harper's and author of Imperial Masquerade (), etc., reaches the top of his form in five distinguished essays arguing that too few Americans any longer care or know enough to protect and nurture democratic institutions. ``[The] habits of liberty have fallen into disuse,'' writes Lapham, ``and the promise of democracy no longer inspires or exalts a majority of the people .


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