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CHINA BOOK CORNER
Actually, for books in general, one of the best web sites for searching and ordering books is Spree.com! Note that many of the books below are available here directly through Spree for significant discounts. Click on higlighted selections to order -- it's that simple! All orders are secure!
CHINA TRAVEL GUIDEBOOKS
China; Travel Survival Kit, 5th ed. (Lonely Planet)
by: Storey, Robert Quality Paperback
The best budge travel companion one could want in China. A must buy for anyone coming.
LIVING/WORKING IN CHINA
Living in China : A Guide to Teaching and Studying in China Including Taiwan
by: Weiner, Rebecca/ Murphy, Margaret/ Li, Albert Quality Paperback
ABC Chinese-English Dictionary
by: DeFrancis, John Quality Paperback
Mutant Mandarin : A Guide to New Chinese Slang
by: Yimin, Zhou/ Wang, James J. Quality Paperback
by: Wang, James J. Quality Paperback
GENERAL CHINA READING
Red China Blues
by: Jan Wong.
China Wakes; The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power
by: Kristoff, Nicholas D. Quality Paperback
Kristoff and Wudunn, former New York Time reporters based in Beijing, capture the heart of some of the major issues facing China in this quick read. A good book for the person interested in China who doesn’t want to tackle a dry history book.
Wild Swans; Three Daughters of China, Anchor Books ed.
by: Chang, Jung Quality Paperback
A moving novel you won't be able to put down that brings the Cultural Revolution front and center.
CHINA BUSINESS - what those who do business here read!
The Search for Modern China
by: Spence, Jonathan D. Quality Paperback
A readable history book on China? This is a good place to start.
GREAT GIFTS/FOR THE COFFEE TABLE
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