The Seventy Wonders of China

The Seventy Wonders of China

With 370 Illustrations, 313 in Color

Hardback304pp Illustrated269x209mm

9780500251379     Product Code: 223475


China is both the oldest continuous civilization on Earth and an emerging economic superpower. This impressive volume assembles a team of leading scholars from Asia and the West to provide an accessible introduction to the natural, historical and cultural wonders of this vast nation. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout, the book celebrates China's rivers, mountains and deserts; its cities ancient and modern; its monuments such as the Great Wall; and its myriad art forms, from porcelain to jade carving.

publ £24.95