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Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory

Author: Peter Hessler
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this penetrating narrative account, Hessler investigates China's lurch into modernity as he 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: 9780061804090 0061804096
OCLC Number: 419857661
Description: 438 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The wall --
The village --
The factory.
Responsibility: Peter Hessler.

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In this penetrating narrative account, Hessler investigates China's lurch into modernity as he 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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