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China: Renaissance of the Middle Kingdom

China: Renaissance of the Middle Kingdom


Chan, Charis

Pap. New York, 2007

Book ID: 70746

China has so many diverse regions that visitors often have difficulty in knowing where to begin. This guide helps narrow the options. As well as detailed descriptions of the major cities and their environs, a selection of suggested expeditions for the more adventurous includes all the major tourist sites, the more remote provinces and several climbable mountains. Special sections examine such topics as Chinese opera, calligraphy and painting and opportunities for seeing unique wildlife.

424 pp. 72 color photos, 11 maps.