Further Reading

Empress Lu (Kaleb)


"Empress Lu Zhi."  Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_L%C3%BC_Zhi.  Accessed 6 April 2017.


Spehar, Brooke.  "Empress Lu of the Han Dynasty."  University of Oregon, http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~inaasim/Early%20China/Presentations/Brooke%20-%20Empress%20L%FC.htm.  Accessed 6 April 2017.



Anonymous.  Portrait of Consort Zhuang in Court Costume. 1636 to 1643.  Shenyang Palace Museum, Beijing.  Wikimedia Commons, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Consort_Zhuang_in_court_costume_(detail).jpg.  Accessed 6 April 2017.

Empress Wu (Gi-Gi)


  • Emily Mark. “Wu Zetian”. Ancient History Encyclopedia. www.ancient.eu/Wu_Zetian/. Published on 17 March 2016. Accessed; 24th April 2017.
  • Lyn Reese. “Empress Wu Zetian”. Women in World History Curriculum. www.womeninworldhistory.com. Accessed; 24th April 2017.
  • “Empress Wu Zetian”. New World Encyclopedia. www.newworldencyclopedia.org. Published 16 December 2008. Accessed; 24th of April 2017.
  • “The Empress of China, Wu Zetian and Her Legacy”. Release Wire. www.releasewire.com. Published on 14th January 2015. Accessed; 24th April 2017.
  • Charles Patrick FitzGerald. “Wuhou; Empress Of Tang Dynasty”. ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA. www.britannica.com/biography/Wuhou. Published on April 7th 2008. Accessed; 24th April 2017.
  • Lam Woon-Kwong. “Empress Wu Zetian: An example of female power which remains relevant today”. South China Morning Post. www.scmp.com. Published on Thursday, 15 December, 2016. Accessed; 24th April 2017.

Queen Himiko (Abby)


 Ebrey, Patricia, et al.  Pre-Modern East Asia: To 1800: A Cultural, Social, and Political History.  2nd ed., Wadsworth, Cengage Learning, 2009.

 "Himiko: Japanese Ruler."  Encyclopedia Britannica, 20 July 1998,
 https://www.britannica.com/topic/Himiko-Japanese-ruler.  Accessed 9 April 2017.


 user Kowlooneese on en.wikipedia. "Oracle Shell," 16 July 2004, 

user Fg2 on en.wikipedia.  "Ise Shrine," 8 July 2005,

Queen Seondeok (Andrew)


"Queen Seondeok of Silla." New World Encyclopedia. http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Queen_Seondeok_of_Silla. Accessed 20 April 2017.

"Queen Seondeok." Ancient History Encyclopedia. http://www.ancient.eu/Queen_Seondeok/. Accessed 31 March 2017.


user Chiyako92 on en.wikipedia. "Queen Seondeok of Silla," 13 November 2016, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Queen_Seondeok_of_Silla_01.jpg

user Caspian Blue on en.wikipedia. "Korea-Gyeongju-Cheomseongdae-02," 10 October 2007, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Korea-Gyeongju-Cheomseongdae-02.jpg.

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