The Seventy Wonders Of China

As China emerges as a great world economic power, this book's uniquely wide focus shows what makes it such a special country and civilization, with topics stretching from the natural wonders of mountains and rivers to the Silk Road, from the arts and great monuments of the past to the booming cities of today. Beyond the quality of the individual entries, and the stunning illustrations, "The Seventy Wonders of China" provides an unmatched account of one of the greatest civilizations the world has ever known, an essential contribution to understanding and appreciating this vast country with which the world is now engaging.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780500251379
Categories Ambank, BX, CHINA, History, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Humanities, Non-Fiction: Lifestyle, Travel
Author(s) Jonathan Fenby
Publisher Thames and Hudson Ltd
Pages 304
Format Hardback
Dimensions 20.8cm x 3.2cm x 26.6cm
Weight 1.64 kg
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