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Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Eyewitness travel guides: Publisher: New York : DK Pub., ©2010-Description: volumes : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781465469106.Other title: Eyewitness travel. China; DK Eyewitness travel. China.Subject(s): China -- Guidebooks | Guidebooks
List(s) this item appears in: Chinese New Year
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Adult Collection Adult NonFiction 915.1 CHI 2018 (Browse shelf) Available 39270004715078

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: China reveals the magnificence of China's greatest sights, including in-depth coverage of the Forbidden City and Terracotta Soldiers. The guide provides expert tips for visiting the Great Wall, cruising through the stunning Yangzi Three Gorges, and exploring the ultra-modern cities of Shanghai and Hong Kong.

Explore China's cultural heritage through richly illustrated features on everything from the Beijing Opera to Confucianism, calligraphy, and the cult of Mao.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: China includes 3-D cutaway illustrations, floor plans, and reconstructions of the major architectural sights, plus maps of the key cities and towns. The best places to stay and eat have been provided by resident experts and recommendations on regional specialties will ensure you don't miss China's best dishes. Markets and festivals are listed town by town.

With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that brighten every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: China shows you this diverse country as no one else can.

Includes index.

2010.

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