"Articles for daily use of Empress Dowager Cixi" Top 5 Page for this destination Chengde Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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In 1861, Emperor Xianfeng died at the Mountain Resort and at the same time a palace coup began. From then on, a young girl of 27 ascended on the Chinese political stage - known as Empress Dowager Cixi. This section exhibits some of her personal items.

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  • Written Aug 29, 2009
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