The Resource The Great Wall : [the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world], John Man

The Great Wall : [the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world], John Man

Label
The Great Wall : [the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world]
Title
The Great Wall
Title remainder
[the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world]
Statement of responsibility
John Man
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
John Man travels the entire length of the Great Wall and across two millennia to find the truth behind the legends. Along the way, he delves into the remarkable and complex history of China--from the country's tribal past, through the war with the Mongols, right up to the modern day when the Great Wall is once more a commanding emblem of China, the resurgent superpower
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Man, John
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS793.G67
LC item number
M316 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man, John
  • Great Wall of China (China)
  • China
Label
The Great Wall : [the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world], John Man
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 317
  • Introduction: The Wall of China Does Not Exist
  • 1
  • Part I
  • Earth
  • Part II
  • Stone
  • Appendix
  • Dates and Dynasties
Control code
ocn234316164
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xii, 336 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306817670
Lccn
2008930967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)234316164
Label
The Great Wall : [the extraordinary story of China's wonder of the world], John Man
Publication
Note
Subtitle from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 317
  • Introduction: The Wall of China Does Not Exist
  • 1
  • Part I
  • Earth
  • Part II
  • Stone
  • Appendix
  • Dates and Dynasties
Control code
ocn234316164
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xii, 336 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306817670
Lccn
2008930967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)234316164

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