Eunuchs

Cut it off! Eunuchs in Imperial China

by Holly Tucker June 12, 2010
Cut it off! Eunuchs in Imperial China

By Cole Garrett (Vanderbilt University) The Emperors of China (starting from the 6th century BC and lasting until the overthrow of the Emperor and declaration of the republic of China in 1912 AD) used Eunuchs and shrouded themselves in mystery in order to maintain power over their empire. Access to the emperor in Imperial China […]

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