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By Lily Xiao Hong Lee, A.D. Stefanowska, Sue Wiles

This new quantity of the "Biographical Dictionary of chinese language girls" spans greater than 2,000 years from antiquity to the early 7th century. It recovers the tales of greater than 2 hundred girls, the vast majority of them unknown within the West. The participants have sifted rigorously during the to be had assets, from the oracle bones to the earliest legends, from Liu Xiang's didactic Biographies to reliable and unofficial histories, for glimpses and insights into the lives of ladies. Empresses and consorts, nuns and shamans, girls of notoriety or exemplary advantage, ladies of bold and girls of inventive or scholarly accomplishment - all are to be discovered the following. The editors have assembled the tales of girls excessive born and coffee, representing the complete diversity of woman undertaking. The biographies are geared up alphabetically inside of 3 historic groupings, to offer a few context to lives lived in altering situations over millennia. A thesaurus, a chronology, and a discovering record that identifies girls of every interval by way of historical past or box of undertaking also are supplied.

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1–13. Beijing: Zhonghua shuju, 1978–1982. Huang Tianshu. ” Zhongguo wenzi 26 (1989) new series, 11–31. Ikeda Suetoshi. Inkyo shokei k÷ohen shakubun k÷o. Hiroshima: Academic Institute of Hiroshima University, 1964. It÷o Michiharu. Ch÷ugoku kodai kokka no shihai k÷oz÷o. Tokyo: Ch÷u÷o K÷oronsha, 1987. Jao Tsung-i [Rao Zongyi]. ” Guwenzi yanjiu 12 (1985): 299–307. Li Boqian. ” Kaogu 2 (1979): 165–70. ———. Zhongguo qingtong wenhua jiegou tixi yanjiu. Beijing: Kexue chubanshe, 1998. Li Chi [Li Ji]. Anyang.

12f. Kralle, Jianfei. ” in Die Frau im Alten China. Bild und Wirklichkeit. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2001, 53–73. Liu Shisheng. Zhongguo gudai funüshi. Qingdao: Qingdao chubanshe, 1991, 55. Liu Xiang. Lienü zhuan. 3b–4a. O’Hara, Albert R. ” Taipei: Mei Ya, 1971; 1978, 56–58. Shi ji. 1700. Female Ruler of the West: see Queen Mother of the West Foxi of Zhao’s Mother The Mother of Foxi (Zhao Foxi Mu), fl. , is remembered for having saved herself from being killed as punishment for a rebellion led by her son.

COOK Liu Xiang. Lienü zhuan. 9b–10b. ” Taipei: Mei Ya, 1971; 1978, 97–100. D Da Si: see Tai Si, Wife of King Wen of Zhou Dai Zhao Furen: see Zhao, Wife of the King of Dai Dazi, Conqueror of Tao, The Wife of: see Dazi of Tao’s Wife Dazi of Tao’s Wife The Wife of Dazi (Tao Dazi Qi), dates unknown, was married to a man named Dazi who had taken several years to subjugate Tao (in present-day Shanxi Province) before becoming a powerful official of the state. ’ . . At present, my DING JIANG 13 husband is ruling Tao [as a high official].

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