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The Resource Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory, Peter Hessler

Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory, Peter Hessler

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Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory
Title
Country driving
Title remainder
a journey through China from farm to factory
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hessler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this penetrating narrative account, Hessler investigates China's lurch into modernity as he survives the advent of the nation's uniquely terrifying car culture, probes the transformation of village life, and explores China's frantic industrialization
Summary
"Narrative account of how the development and diffusion of cars and roads have changed China"--Provided by publisher
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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340545
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Hessler, Peter
Dewey number
303.48/320951
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • China
  • Transportation, Automotive
Target audience
adult
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a journey from farm to factory
Label
Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory, Peter Hessler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn419857661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780061804090
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2009027502
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maps
System control number
(OCoLC)419857661
Label
Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory, Peter Hessler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn419857661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780061804090
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2009027502
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)419857661

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