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Nanjing Yuhua Pebble - Wow China


Author(s):
WANG Dezi
Publisher:
Xanadu Publishing Ltd.
Publication:
4/2014
Languages:
English
Binding:
Paperback
ISBN/SKU:
9781784590147
Pages:
204
Sizes:
145 x 210mm
Weight:
0.6520
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Wow China focuses on creating the image of 'Humanistic China' and 'Ecological China'. In a distinctive perspective, the series introduces how the Chinese combine the history, ecology, and nature with the humanistic culture in China. Authored by first-class scholars and experts, it is rich in academic value, social value, and economic value. It includes the first-hand data obtained from scientific explorations as well as a large number of rare photographs. It is distinctive in themes. Through pictures and articles, the series provides the readers with the colorful and fascinating scenery, whether humanistic or ecological, in China. While marveling at the spectacular landscape of China, its profound culture, and long history, readers will come to realize the importance of protecting the cultural heritages, ecology and nature.
Yuhua Pebble is one of the symbols of Nanjing. It is 'one of the wonders of China' and 'the most beautiful stone in the world'. This book looks at Nanjing Yuhua Pebble in a scientific perspective, and guides the readers to adequate appreciation of its beauty. They will learn more about the geological secrets hidden the stone.