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Beijing City of Emperors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Visit Beijing the seat of 24 Emperors and experience the highlights of Chinese culture, history and foods. Try the night Food markets and experience the full ceremony of Peking Duck. Walk the Great Wall of China and visit the site of the 2008 Olympic Games.
China Silk Road Adventures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travelling by train across the Silk Road from Beijing to Kashgar is an established tourist route. It offers adventure, history and an opportunity to meet some of the cultures that you’ll find along the Silk Road. This is the story of a couples quest to meet these people, of experiencing their culture and their foods. The journey ends as they connect up with the Karakorum Highway into Pakistan.
The Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The history of the Terracotta Warriors is one of China’s most intriguing mysteries. Since the first remains were found in 1974, excavation of the site has continued. In the last 10 years a number of significant breakthroughs have been made, including advances in protecting the colors of the warriors. Hundreds of new excavations have found an amazing collection of animals, people and artefacts.
Industrial Parks in Jiangsu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Changshu, a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Suzhou, is situated in the southeastern part of Jiangsu Province in the Yangtze River Delta. Changshu is bordered by Taicang to the east, Kunshan and Suzhou to the south, Wuxi and Jiangyin to the west, the Yangtze River to the north and Zhangjiagang to the northwest.
Industrial Parks in Shanghai
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Shanghai, the economic and financial center of mainland China, is located on China’s eastern coast at the mouth of the Yangtze River. One of the four municipalities under the direct control of China’s central government, Shanghai has two central business districts: Lujiazui in Pudong, and the Hongqiao area in Puxi.
Industrial Parks in Zhejiang
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Cixi, a county-level city under the administration of Ningbo, is situated in the coastal part of eastern Zhejiang Province. It is situated only 70 km from Ningbo-Zhoushan Port, one of the most important deep-water ports in China. The country’s economic hub, Shanghai, is just on the other side of the sea, while Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province, is only 145 km away.
Industrial Parks in Guangdong
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Foshan is situated in the central and southern part of Guangdong Province in the Pearl River Delta. It takes only two hours to drive from Foshan to Hong Kong or Macau, and one hour to drive to Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong Province. Foshan covers an area of 3,848 sq km and has a total population of 5.95 million. The city enjoys a humid subtropical climate with mild winters and hot summers.
Industrial Parks in Fujian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Fuzhou, on the coast of Fujian, is the province’s capital. It has been nicknamed “Rongcheng” because there are many ficus trees in the area. Fuzhou Port, the nation’s 15th largest port, handled 1.2 million TEUs in 2008.
Industrial Parks in Hainan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Located on Hainan Island adjacent to North Bay, Danzhou is a county-level city of the province. It is 130 km southwest of the provincial capital of Haikou. Danzhou has a tropical climate with an average temperature of 23.3°C and an average annual rainfall of 1,800–2,000 mm. Danzhou usually experiences tropical storms between September and November each year.
Industrial Parks in Shangdong
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Located in the center of Shandong Province, Jinan is the provincial capital. Jinan has a temperate monsoon climate with an average temperature of 14°C and average annual rainfall of 650–700 mm. Limestone is one of the city’s major mineral resources. Jinan yields limestone of the highest quality, and more types of limestone can be found here than anywhere else in China.