The Seventy Wonders of ChinaBook - 2007
"As China emerges as a great world economic power, this book shows what makes it such a special country and civilization, with topics ranging 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." "The individual entries are written by experts from leading academic institutions in Asia and the West. With its 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."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, c2007
Description: 304 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 27 cm
Branch Call Number: 951 Sev