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The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient China

Fisher, Leonard Everett (Book - 2003)
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The accomplishments, deeds, and powers of sixteen towering figures.
Authors: Fisher, Leonard Everett
Title: The gods and goddesses of ancient China
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 2003
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,29 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Leonard Everett Fisher
Contents: Yu Huang Da Di / The Jade Emperor
Nuwa and Fuxi / Goddess of humankind / God of fire
Sun Wukong / God of mischief
Guanyin / Goddess of mercy
Zhong Kui / God of healing Niu Lang (Ox Boy) and Zhi Nu (Goddess of weaving) / God and goddess of love
Guan Gong / God of war
Xi Wang Mu Goddess of immortality
Lei Shen and Dian Mu / God of thunder / Goddess of lightning
Huang Di / God of law and order Cai Shen / God of wealth
Hong Shen / God of the southern seas
Menshen / Gods of peaceful sleep
Pronunciation guide
ISBN: 0823416941
Branch Call Number: j 299.51 F534g 2003
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Goddesses, Chinese Juvenile literature Gods, Chinese Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Goddesses, Chinese
Gods, Chinese
LCCN: 2002068802
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