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Yellow River odyssey

Author: Bill Porter
Publisher: Seattle : Chin Music Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Bill Porter follows the Yellow River, the world's sixth longest river, from its mouth to its source high in the Tibetan Plateau, a journey of more than three thousand miles through nine Chinese provinces. The trip takes the master translator into what was once the cradle of Chinese civilization and to the hometowns and graves of key historical figures such as Confucius, Mencius, Lao-tzu, and Chuang-tzu."--Back  Read more...
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Named Person: Bill Porter; Bill Porter
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Porter
ISBN: 9780988769304 : 0988769301
OCLC Number: 867112899
Description: 274 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Bill Porter.

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Bill Porter, a.k.a Red Pine, connects modern China to its past in a riveting journey down the Yellow River.  Read more...

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