The Yangtze Valley and Beyond
An Account of Journeys in China, Chiefly in the Province of Sze Chuan and Among the Man-Tze of the Somo TerritoryBook - 1985
In January 1896, at the age of 64, the indomitable Isabella Bird set off to explore the Yangtze River and the lonely mountain region of north-west China. A veteran of 20 years travel in America, Asia and the Near East, it was her last great adventure, but one as full of drama and spectacle as anything that had gone before.
Publisher: London : Virago, 1985
Branch Call Number: AA2.M4 B902 1985x
Characteristics: xxii, 547 p. : ill. ; 20 cm