By S. Z. Ahmed. 5.5" x 8.5", 172 pages, paperback. China is an extraordinary complex society that has been making for several thousands years. This book is not a history of China, but a collection of tales of life of Emperors, Empresses, Concubines and commoners of China from ancient times to recent days. It provides the reader a glimpse of interesting affairs of the Imperial family and also men and woman in all walks of life.