14 FUN FACTS ABOUT
By Jeannie Meekins
15 - Minute Book
The writer and publisher acknowledge that the official Chinese name of the river is Chang Jiang (meaning Long River), and that it is only known as Yangtze along the Lower Reaches. Yangtze is the Western name for the river. There are also local Chinese and Tibetan names for various sections of the river. For the purposes of this book, the name Yangtze has been used.
We have used many sources to research these facts and they are accurate at time of publishing. The more we explore the wonders of our world, the more information we are discovering.
Editor: Jennifer Robinson
Cover and title page picture by BritRob
Text (c) Copyright 2012 Jeannie Meekins. All rights reserved.