The Last Manchu

  • von Henry Pu Yi, Paul Kramer
  • Sprecher: Gildart Jackson
  • 11 Std. 17 Min.
  • ungekürztes Hörbuch

Beschreibung

In 1908, at the age of two, Henry Pu Yi ascended to become the last emperor of the centuries-old Manchu dynasty. After revolutionaries forced Pu Yi to abdicate in 1911, the young emperor lived for 13 years in Peking’s Forbidden City, but with none of the power his birth afforded him. The remainder of Pu Yi’s life was lived out in a topsy-turvy fashion: fleeing from a Chinese warlord, becoming head of a Japanese puppet state, being confined to a Russian prison in Siberia, and enduring taxing labor. The Last Manchu is a unique, enthralling record of China’s most turbulent, dramatic years.

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"Important and fascinating." (The New York Times)

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  • Erscheinungsdatum: 27.01.2013
  • Verlag: Audible Studios