Opinions on Ching Shih

Here you have a list of opinions about Ching Shih and you can also give us your opinion about it.
You will see other people's opinions about Ching Shih and you will find out what the others say about it.
Also, you will see opinions about other terms. Do not forget to leave your opinion about this topic and others related.



Ching Shih (1775–1844) (simplified Chinese: 郑氏; traditional Chinese: 鄭氏; pinyin: Zhèng Shì; Cantonese: Jihng Sih; "widow of Zheng"), also known as Cheng I Sao (simplified Chinese: 郑一嫂; traditional Chinese: 鄭一嫂; pinyin: Zhèng Yī Sǎo; Cantonese: Jihng Yāt Sóu; "wife of Zheng Yi"), was a prominent pirate in middle Qing China, who terrorized the China Sea in the early 19th century. She commanded over 300 junks manned by 20,000 to 40,000 pirates. Another estimate has Cheng's fleet at 1,800 and crew at about 80,000— men, women, and even children. She challenged the empires of the time, such as the British, Portuguese and the Qing dynasty. Undefeated, she would become one of China and Asia's strongest pirates, and one of world history's most powerful pirates. She was also one of the few pirate captains to retire from piracy.

She is featured in numerous books, novels, video games and films.


In the image below, you can see a graph with the evolution of the times that people look for Ching Shih. And below it, you can see how many pieces of news have been created about Ching Shih in the last years.
Thanks to this graph, we can see the interest Ching Shih has and the evolution of its popularity.

What do you think of Ching Shih?

You can leave your opinion about Ching Shih here as well as read the comments and opinions from other people about the topic.
It's important that all of us leave our opinions about Ching Shih to have a better knowledge about it: