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Explore China holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | China. Canal life: a guide to China's most picturesque water towns. The water towns of. Eagerly assuming its place among the world's top travel destinations, even more so since Beijing took centre stage at the Olympics, China is an epic. A list of the eight books we, Wendy Wu Tours the China experts, recommend reading before embarking on an adventure to China!.

Yu Hua is one of the most prominent Mandarin-language writers and social commentators. His opinion pieces often appear in translation in the New York Times , a website that is blocked in China. In this book , which is banned in China, Yu picks 10 words which encapsulate themes significant to people across the nation. The book focuses mainly on the last ten years, but covers a spans a wide social, political and historical breath, such as the baby milk-powder scandal, famous corruption cases and the controversial Beijing-born artist Ai Weiwei. For anyone who is interested in more than what the western news headlines have to say about the country on a macro scale, this is perfect for getting that bit deeper into the backwaters. Osnos is a brilliant storyteller and impeccable writer. The bones of cows or tortoise shells are usually used in oracles. Ancient Chinese people first carved characters onto these surfaces, and those that survive have been intense points of focus for scholars of the Chinese language.

Lonely Planet China Travel Guide. Fodor's Kauai Full-color Travel Guide.

China City Guide

Maps of the Disney Parks: Travel to China: Josh Summers. Lonely Planet Mongolia Travel Guide.

China Survival Guide: Larry Herzberg. Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China. The Shanghai Free Taxi: Journeys with the Hustlers and Rebels of the New China.

Frank Langfitt. DK Travel.

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Lonely Planet Beijing Travel Guide. China - Culture Smart!: The Longevity Plan: Kids' Travel Guide - China: Korean for Beginners: Rough Guides. Lonely Planet Shanghai Travel Guide. The Making of Modern China: Jing Liu.

River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze P. Chineasy Travel. Lost on Planet China: Maarten Troost.


The Chinese Mind: Boye Lafayette De Mente. Lonely Planet Tibet Travel Guide. Shanghai Tang: Mick Bose. Chinese Philosophy - Simple Guides.

Peter Nancarrow. A History. John Keay. Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China.

Leslie T. The Berlitz Self-Teacher -- French: New Releases in China Travel Guides.

Ancient Chinese people first carved characters onto these surfaces, and those that survive have been intense points of focus for scholars of the Chinese language.

The author of Oracle Bones , Peter Hessler is one of the longest standing writers on China in the 21st century, and this book follows a small cast of figures during what Hessler considers a period of rapid change between May and June One of the characters is a deceased oracle-bone scholar, driven to death during the tragic acts of the Cultural Revolution.

The author follows the rest of his characters from east to west, flickering between present day history, to the age of oracle bones.

Asia China Books. Yuan Ren.

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Save to wishlist. While its vast complexity can only be gauged by visiting the country and seeing it firsthand, to understand China beneath the surface, takes much more than essential reading.

China in Ten Words The Age of Ambition by Evan Osnos.

Age of Ambition Oracle Bones: