Dangerous Women: Warriors, Grannies, and Geishas of the Ming

Social science

Victoria B. Cass

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 184 pages

File size: 13.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Grannies, geishas, warriors, mystics, recluses, and predators-these are the dangerous women of traditional China. Through her exploration of the myth and history of the Ming, Victoria B. Cass brings their world brilliantly to life. Using new and freshly interpreted sources, the author leads us confidently into this surprising world, bolstering her erudite and engaging text with stunning color and black and white art of the period.