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The Resource The river at the center of the world : a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time, Simon Winchester

The river at the center of the world : a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time, Simon Winchester

Label
The river at the center of the world : a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time
Title
The river at the center of the world
Title remainder
a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Title variation
Journey up the Yangtze and back in Chinese time
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EZS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
915.1/20459
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS793.Y3
LC item number
W56 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yangtze River (China)
  • Yangtze River Valley (China)
  • Yangtze River Valley (China)
  • China
Label
The river at the center of the world : a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "With a new afterword by the author"--Cover
  • Originally published: New York : H. Holt, 1996
  • Various printings
Bar code
31223112420261
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The plan -- The mouth, open wide -- The city without a past -- The first reach -- City of victims -- Rising waters -- Crushed, torn and curled -- Swimming -- A new Great Wall -- The shipmaster's guide -- The foothills -- The garden country of Joseph Rock -- The river wild -- Harder than the road to heaven -- Headwaters -- Afterword: The Yangtze
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780312423377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)54927491
Label
The river at the center of the world : a journey up the Yangtze, and back in Chinese time, Simon Winchester
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "With a new afterword by the author"--Cover
  • Originally published: New York : H. Holt, 1996
  • Various printings
Bar code
31223112420261
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The plan -- The mouth, open wide -- The city without a past -- The first reach -- City of victims -- Rising waters -- Crushed, torn and curled -- Swimming -- A new Great Wall -- The shipmaster's guide -- The foothills -- The garden country of Joseph Rock -- The river wild -- Harder than the road to heaven -- Headwaters -- Afterword: The Yangtze
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780312423377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)54927491

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