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Country driving : a Chinese road trip

Author: Peter Hessler
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Harper Perennial edView all editions and formats
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Investigates China's lurch into modernity as the author survives the advent of the nation's uniquely terrifying car culture, probes the transformation of village life, and explores China's frantic industrialization.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hessler
ISBN: 9780061804106 006180410X
OCLC Number: 641534421
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper, c2010, with the subtitle: A journey through China from farm to factory.
Description: 438 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: The wall --
The village --
The factory.
Responsibility: Peter Hessler.

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Investigates China's lurch into modernity as the author survives the advent of the nation's uniquely terrifying car culture, probes the transformation of village life, and explores China's frantic industrialization.

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