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Getting Around in China Fred Richardson

Getting Around in China

Fred Richardson

Published
ISBN : 9787119047935
Paperback
287 pages
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Getting Around in China is a practical handbook for anyonetraveling, living, or doing business in China. It is about China andthe changes: the process of traveling, including resources, commonmodes of travel, safety and security, hotels, food,MoreGetting Around in China is a practical handbook for anyonetraveling, living, or doing business in China. It is about China andthe changes: the process of traveling, including resources, commonmodes of travel, safety and security, hotels, food, Internet, beingsick and finding doctors, money, telephones, and many other relatedtopics.It is a process book, not a guidebook, and contains nothing aboutwhere to go or what to see. Most travelers will use it as a companionto their favorite guide. It will help you do what YOU want or need todo.Getting Around in China contains tales in diary style tightlyrelated to each chapter, to give a feel for what happens. A glossarycontains Chinese words used in the book, giving the pinyinRomanization with tones, the Hanzi (Chinese characters), and theEnglish meanings as used in the book. The book is detailed andup-to-date (in so far as anything about China can be up-to-date).Common information covered well elsewhere is not included, unless theauthor has something to add.Getting Around in China has received detailed reviews andsuggestions from more than 100 readers both inside and outside ofChina, while in the manuscript stages.The book was thoroughly fact-checked and updated on March2007, with the help of the editors at Foreign Languages Press inBeijing.