China: The Legacy Of Cixi

Understanding Asia

Understanding Asia


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Ep 8: China: The Legacy Of Cixi

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China: Through the eyes of CixiThis episode examines the influences that have shaped the Chinese people's characteristics through the historical stories of Cixi - the Empress Dowager of the last Chinese dynasty.


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