The Last Manchu



Important And Fascinating The New York Times 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 Thirteen 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 16 Bw Illustrations.The Last Manchu

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  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 310 pages
  • The Last Manchu
  • Pu Yi
  • English
  • 22 September 2018
  • 0671651889

10 thoughts on “The Last Manchu

  1. says:

    This is one of those occasions where the movie is better than the book.The Last Emperor of China had an interesting life, even if he had little say in it He was the last remnant of an absolute monarchy which had existed in various forms with some interruptions since the time of Alexander the Great He ended his life as a gardener and a citizen of the People s Republic of China after the Cultural Revolution For much of his life, however, he had no power at all, even if he had some wealth He This is one of those occasions where the movie is better than the book.The Last Emperor of China had an interesting life, even if he had little say in it He was the last remnant of an absolute monarchy which had existed in various forms with some interruptions since the time of Alexander the Great He ended his life as a gardener and a citizen of the People s Republic of China after the Cultural Revolution For much of his life, however, he had no power at all, even if he had some wealth He was a shy bird in a gilded cage.If you ve seen the film The Last Emperor, then you are familiar with the basic outline of ...

  2. says:

    Seorang lelaki tua berkaca mata dengan perawaan kurus berjalan tertatih tatih menuju sebuah singgasana kerajaan yang ditutupi kain merah Lelaki tua itu memandangi kursi dengan penuh perasaan, lalu perlahan mendekati kursi, nyaris melewati tanda dilarang mendekat setelah sebelumnya menengokkan kepala ke kanan dan kiri memastikan tidak ada seorang pun yang memperhatikan dirinya.Tiba tiba seorang anak kecil berseru memanggil...

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    Ever since watching The Last Emperor, I ve kind of been obsessed with court life in imperial China, so I decided to read about it straight from the horse s mouth in this autobiography by China s last emperor, PuYi Sure, the ridiculously opulent palace lifestyle was fascinating, and his descriptions of empress tyrant Tzi Chi entertainingly creepy, but PuYi s fall from absolute power was evengripping This was a man who had complete control over millions of people, lost it during the revo Ever since watching The Last Emperor, I ve kind of been obsessed with court life in imperial China, so I decided to read about it straight from the horse s mouth in this autobiography by China s last emperor, PuYi Sure, the ridiculously opulent palace lifestyle was fascinating, and his descriptions of empress tyrant Tzi Chi entertainingly creepy, but PuYi s fall from absolute power was evengripping This was...

  4. says:

    You could almost feel the party official standing over his shoulder as he wrote it.

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  6. says:

    This is a pretty fascinating journey through China s sometimes brutal transition into modernity From the machinations of the dying Qing court, to the prison like royal palace of the Japanese puppet state of Manchukuo, to a communist brain washing center, the reader gets to live vicariously through quite a bit I m sure there are even weirder parts of his story that couldn t be told, and his wholehearted enthusiasm for Marxism toward the end of the book cannot be separated from his survival inst This is a pretty fascinating journey through China s sometimes brutal transition into modernity From the machinations of the dying Qing court, to the prison like royal palace of the Japanese puppet state of Manchukuo, to a communist brain washing center, the reader gets to live vicariously through quite a bit I m sure there are even weirder parts of his story that couldn t be told, and his wholehearted enthusiasm for Marxism toward the end of the book cannot be separated from his survival instinct and the needs of the communist party at the time But this obsequiousness also fits him completely Pu Yi was a survivor because of his chameleon like ability to ingratiate himself with any faction Warlords, monarchists, the Russians, the Japanese and the CCP all saw him asvaluable alive than dead so long as he played the part Though he was always told he was all powerful and all important, he really seems to have bee...

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    Henry Pu Yi Lahir tanggal 7 Feb 1906 dan diangkat menjadi kaisar pada tanggal 13 Nov 1908 Tanggal 12 Feb 1912 janda permaisuri Lung Yu mengumumkan penurunan tahta Pu Yi.Pu Yi adalah kaisar yang berkuasa hanya selama 3 tahun tanpa adanya kesadaran yang nyata akan situasi politik Setelah kedaulatan pemerintahan China berganti menjadi Republik, Pu Yi masih diperbolehkan melanjutkan kehidupan di istana yang disebut dengan Kota Terlarang dan mempertahankan tradisi kerajaan Hal ini tertuang dalam Henry Pu Yi Lahir tanggal 7 Feb 1906 dan diangkat menjadi kaisar pada tanggal 13 Nov 1908 Tanggal 12 Feb 1912 janda permaisuri Lung Yu mengumumkan penurunan tahta Pu Yi.Pu Yi adalah kaisar yang berkuasa hanya selama 3 tahun tanpa adanya kesadaran yang nyata akan situasi politik Setelah kedaulatan pemerintahan China berganti menjadi Republik, Pu Yi masih diperbolehkan melanjutkan kehidupan di istana yang disebut dengan Kota Terlarang dan mempertahankan tradisi kerajaan Hal ini tertuang dalam perjanji...

  8. says:

    Buku yang perlu kau baca dalam hidupmu Memang buku ini bukanlah buku yang akan membuatmu terkesima atau excited Bahkan boleh dibilang kadang kadang menbosankan Namun, selain kita bisa belajar sejarah darinya, sosok Henry Pu Yi mengajarkan banyak hal tentang kehidupan pada kita Kau akan ...

  9. says:

    I found the book quite comforting in the long run than watching the movie Unfortunately, I m not a fan of Chinese history, so that actually affected my rating Still, it is fun to discover the life of the last emperor I hope all societies will learn from Pu Yi s life.

  10. says:

    This is interesting I read it for a class back in the 80 s.

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