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Oracle Bones

A Journey Between China's Past and Present

Peter Hessler

From the acclaimed author of River Town comes a rare portrait, both intimate and epic, of twenty-first-century China as it opens its doors to the outside world. A century ago, outsiders saw China as a place where nothing ever changes. Today the country has become one of the most dynamic regions on earth. That sense of time—the contrast between pa...
Publish Date
2006
April 25
Goodreads rating
4.19
ISBN
9780060826581
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