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illustrations 1. Goujian tastes Fuchai’s stool 6 2. Graphic depiction of “sleeping on brushwood and tasting gall” 8 3. Graphic depiction of “sleeping on brushwood and tasting gall” 10 4. The Maiden of Yue teaching swordsmanship to a Yue soldier 17 5. Wu Zixu whipping the corpse of King Ping of Chu 32 6. Han Xin crawling between the butcher’s legs 34 7. Patriotic heroes venerated in the early 1930s 42 8. Patriotic heroes venerated in the early 1930s 43 9. The pain of national humiliation 46 10. Goujian as portrayed in a mass education primer lesson on “national humiliation” 58 11. Advertisement for Golden Dragon ( Jinlong) cigarettes 59 12. Weakening response to National Humiliation Day 63 13. Front entrance of Whampoa Military Academy (ca. 1925) 69 14. Illustrated chart of diªerent kinds of national humiliation 71 15. Xi Shi and Zheng Dan washing silk in Ningluo 103 i x 16. Cover picture of Chiang Kai-shek 107 17. Indignities suªered by Goujian while a slave in Wu 120 18. Indignities suªered by Goujian while a slave in Wu 121 19. Wu Zixu’s futile attempt to warn Fuchai of Xi Shi and Zheng Dan 125 20. Propagation of Nationalist government policy via a comic book 126 21. Cao Yu 156 22. A Cheng Shifa illustration for The Gall and the Sword 160 23. A Cheng Shifa illustration for The Gall and the Sword 161 24. Xiao Jun 179 25. Wen Zhong’s tragic fate 186 26. Bai Hua 189 27. Goujian’s wife being led away by Yue soldiers 195 28. Reporter examining gra‹ti scrawled by Hu Xiaolong at his home 204 29. Billboard at the Houshan Scenic Area (Shaoxing) promoting the TV film Yue wang Goujian 224 30. Banner at the entrance to Houshan announcing the added attraction created by the set from the TV film Yue wang Goujian 225 i l l u s t r a t i o n s x ...

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ISBN
9780520942394
Related ISBN
9780520255791
MARC Record
OCLC
769188158
Pages
384
Launched on MUSE
2014-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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