The Seventy Wonders of China.

Fenby, Jonathan (ed.).

Picture of The Seventy Wonders of China.
The individual entries are written by experts and each is accompanied by wonderful illustrations. They are presented under seven headings: Natural Wonders; People and Life; Cities and Towns; Monuments and Buildings, The Arts; Inventions and Achievements; and Greater China. An unmatched account of one of the greatest civilisations the world has ever known.


SKU: 9780500251379


As China emerges as a great world economic power, this book's uniquely wide focus shows what makes it such a special country and civilization, with topics stretching 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. Beyond the quality of the individual entries, and the 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 with which the world is now engaging.

Book Details

Author Fenby, Jonathan (ed.).
Format HC
Publisher Thames & Hudson Ltd
Imprint Thames & Hudson Ltd
Number of Pages 304
Illustrations c.320 illustrations, 250 in colour
Publish Date 1/10/2007
Catalogue Aug19
Catalogue book number 328