Chinese Mythology: Engaging Tales and Intricate Stories from China, Jane Hampton
  • $6.99
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

Chinese Mythology: Engaging Tales and Intricate Stories from China

Author: Jane Hampton

Narrator: Christopher Knight

Unabridged: 4 hr 11 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Findaway Voices

Published: 02/08/2020

Genre: History - Asia - China

Synopsis

In this book in the series, the most important legends from China will come to light. You will read about the famous monkey who became a god through his clever trickery and struggles, for instance. This is an amazing story that has inspired millions to depict the protagonist in paintings, sculptures, and other art works. Another interesting story that has been shown in Asian movies in great detail, is the battle of all the Chinese gods. The eight immortals that are mentioned in Chinese mythology will be described, and so many other things that will keep you reading or listening.

So pick up this book and enjoy!

Recommended

China: A History of China and East Asia (3rd Edition) Ancient China, Imperial Dynasties, Communism, Capitalism, Culture, Martial Arts, Medicine, Military, People including Mao Zedong, Confucius, and Sun Tzu
China: A History of China and East Asia (3rd Edition)
by Adam Brown

Have you ever wondered how China became the most populous and one of the most industrially active nations today?This is a historical rollercoaster that will take you from Ancient China and Imperial Dynasties to Communism and Capitalism. Discover the...

Narrator: Sarah Moore
Published: 11/04/2017

Battle of Shanghai, The: The History and Legacy of the Battle that Started the Second Sino-Japanese War
Battle of Shanghai, The: The History and Legacy of the Battle that Started the Second Sino-Japanese War
by Charles River Editors

On October 29, 1937, a large crowd of people gathered on the bank of the Wusong River in Shanghai to watch a spectacle, a life and death struggle unfolding directly in front of them across the river. The crowd was a curious blend of Chinese, Europea...

Narrator: Jim Johnston
Published: 10/21/2019

Notes From China
Notes From China
by Barbara W. Tuchman

"Two hundred years ago China's imperial rulers sensed a threat to a past-oriented society in the dynamism of the West and tried to frustrate foreign entry."- Foreign Devils ... "Today, one cannot escape the impression that if only it were not for wo...

Narrator: Rita Knox
Published: 01/17/2005

Uighurs, The: The History and Legacy of the Turkic Muslim Minority Group in Asia
Uighurs, The: The History and Legacy of the Turkic Muslim Minority Group in Asia
by Charles River Editors

For the most part, the Uighurs are based in East Turkestan, more commonly referred to as the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. This prodigious plot of land boasts a total land area of over 1.665 million km², o...

Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 08/20/2019

Chinese Mythology Chinese Myths, Dragons, Monkey Kings, Rituals, Legends, and Zodiac Signs
Chinese Mythology
by Bernard Hayes

In Chinese mythology, there is so much symbolism, and there are so many wise lessons to discover. It’s almost criminal that Western civilization studies Greek or Roman myths but leaves all the Chinese gods and goddesses to themselves. In this ...

Narrator: Zachary Dylan Brown
Published: 04/30/2018

Battle of Red Cliffs, The: The History and Legacy of the Decisive Battle Fought Near the Start of Ancient China's Three Kingdoms Period
Battle of Red Cliffs, The: The History and Legacy of the Decisive Battle Fought Near the Start of Ancient China's Three Kingdoms Period
by Charles River Editors

At the forefront of the Three Kingdoms was one of ancient China’s most famous battles, fought in late 208 CE. An area of the Yangtze River located near modern Chibi City in the central Chinese province of Hubei was filled with ships as far as ...

Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 11/30/2019

China and the Attack on Canton
China and the Attack on Canton
by Richard Cobden

After Chinese authorities seized the British vessel Arrow, the Brits responded by shelling the city of Canton. This action led to the Second Opium War. The issue was brought forth to British Parliament, and in this memorable speech Richard Cobden as...

Narrator: Peter Quest
Published: 05/08/2018

The Qing Dynasty A Captivating Guide to the History of China's Last Empire Called the Great Qing, Including Events Such as the Fall of Beijing, Opium Wars, and Taiping Rebellion
The Qing Dynasty
by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of the Qing Dynasty, then pay attention...Succeeding the Ming dynasty in 1644, the Qing emperors managed to create one of the largest empires ever to exist in the territories of Asia and the fifth larg...

Narrator: Jason Zenobia
Published: 01/08/2020

Mao Zedong A Captivating Guide to the Life of a Chairman of the Communist Party of China, the Cultural Revolution and the Political Theory of Maoism
Mao Zedong
by Captivating History

Explore the captivating life of Mao Zedong.Mao Zedong is recognized alongside Chiang Kai-Shek and Sun Yat-Sen as one of the most influential figures of modern Chinese history. His political control of the nation waned during his later years, but he ...

Narrator: Duke Holm
Published: 04/25/2018
{"id":"4030765","ean":"9781094282787","abr":"Unabridged","title":"Chinese Mythology: Engaging Tales and Intricate Stories from China","subtitle":"Engaging Tales and Intricate Stories from China","author":"Jane Hampton","rating_average":"0","narrator":"Christopher Knight","ubr_id":"4030765","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"11.99","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"7.19","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Christopher Knight","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 4 hr 11 min","abr_length":"Abridged: "}