The Resource The Emperor's River : Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China, (electronic resource)

The Emperor's River : Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China, (electronic resource)

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The Emperor's River : Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China
Title
The Emperor's River
Title remainder
Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China
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Language
eng
Summary
A look China's recent cultural reinterpretation of the oldest canal in the world, dug when Confucius was alive, along which has traveled not only cargo but ideas, customs, and dialects The face of modern China is changing. Liam D'Arcy-Brown travels the length of the Grand Canal, a symbol of national identity, Chinese pride, and cultural achievement. For those with an interest in China and its culture, people, or heritage, this book provides an exciting, fascinating, and well-written account of the navigation of the lifeblood of a rising power?the Grand Ca
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
915.1046
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS712
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
The Emperor's River : Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China, (electronic resource)
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The Emperor's River : Travels to the Heart of a Resurgent China, (electronic resource)
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; MAP; Prologue; The Grandest of Canals; A Culture to Be Proud of; Graffiti; Life's Bitterness; Predictions of Change; Water, But No Boats; A Canal Reborn; Appendix & Author's Note; About the Author
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ocn827210043
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Extent
1 online resource (352 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908646873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f827210043
  • (CaAE) f827210043

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