The Geography of China Sacred and Historic Places (Hardcover)
|With its flourishing metropolises, China has come to be identified with urban life and rapid technological advancement. Yet much of its landscape also boasts communities sustained by wondrous natural resources, which contribute to the scenic and spiritual beauty of the nation as well as its economic productivity. Within these pages, readers are invited to tour Chinas cities, villages, and countryside. Theyll visit the natural and manmade landmarks that reveal as much about the history of this vast nation as its geography.|
From the Publisher:
Presents the geography of China, explaining how climate and physical features have influenced the development of the country and how the economies and cultures of different regions vary.