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2 edition of Journey to new China. found in the catalog.

Journey to new China.

Margaret Garland

Journey to new China.

by Margaret Garland

  • 332 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Caxton Press in Christchurch [N.Z.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Account of the author"s experiences as a delegate from the New Zealand Federation of Women to the Asian and Pacific Peace Conference, held at Peking in Oct. 1952.

      StatementWith a foreword by Ormond Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS710 .G135
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p.
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6184057M
      LC Control Number55024524
      OCLC/WorldCa8085000

      Journey to the New World (Mayflower) / X Like so many of the Dear America series, this book has wonderful history; the journey across the sea is so real, you can almost feel the narrator's sea sickness. The arrival in the New World is presented realistically: full of hope, joy, and gratitude for the safe arrival, and yet with hunger, fear, and dread quickly setting in/5.   The Journey () posted by Anne J on J Leave a comment I am so confused with The Journey's 寻找前世之旅 nondescript synopsis and lovely mess of stills. There are scenes from the Qin, Tang and Ming dynasties and a deeper look into the story tells a tale that transcends time and space.

      Viy 2: Journey to China (Russian: Тайна печати дракона) is a Russo-Chinese fantasy adventure film. It is the sequel to Viy, the cinema hit loosely based on the Nikolai Gogol story ed by Gleb Fetisov, Alexey A. Petrukhin and Sergey Sozanovskiy, the film is directed by Oleg Stepchenko from a screenplay by Stepchenko, Petrukhin and Dmitri ng: Jason Flemyng, Jackie Chan, Rutger .   Mr. Hessler is a staff writer for The New Yorker, and he was that magazine’s Beijing correspondent from to “Country Driving” is his third book about China, after “River Town.

      This new edition was recently published in April of , so it’s one of the most up-to-date China guides available on the market right now, although it’s only available as a paperback right now. It’s a guide that helps you set expectations for your journey to China by giving you practical tips on transportation, using your phone.   A well-known traveler and explorer, Marco Polo headed for China along the Silk Road in the Yuan Dynasty (–). The Travels of Marco Polo, dictated by him, described Chinese politics, economy, and culture in detail, which greatly aroused the desire of westerner to go to China and had a great effect on the European navigation.


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