The Yangtze Valley and Beyond. An Account of Journeys in China, Chiefly in the Province of Sze Chuan and among the Man-tze of the Somo Territory.

The Yangtze Valley and Beyond. An Account of Journeys in China, Chiefly in the Province of Sze Chuan and among the Man-tze of the Somo Territory.

by Isabella Bishop
     
 
Elibron Classics. Replica of 1899 edition by John Murray, London.
This book includes maps available as a free download.
This is an Illustrated edition.
In describing the journey, Isabella Bird provides a rich mix of observations and describes two occasions when she is almost killed by anti-foreign mobs. It many ways, Isabella created the model for travel

Overview

Elibron Classics. Replica of 1899 edition by John Murray, London.
This book includes maps available as a free download.
This is an Illustrated edition.
In describing the journey, Isabella Bird provides a rich mix of observations and describes two occasions when she is almost killed by anti-foreign mobs. It many ways, Isabella created the model for travel writing today, and this one of her greatest works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940149049158
Publisher:
Adegi Graphics LLC
Publication date:
10/31/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
582
File size:
8 MB

Meet the Author

Isabella Lucy Bird (15 October 1831 – 7 October 1904) was one of the greatest travelers and travel writers of all time, and this is her last major book, a sympathetic look at inland China and beyond into Tibet at the end of the 19th century.

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