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Author Hessler, Peter, 1969-
Title Country driving : a Chinese road trip / Peter Hessler
Imprint New York : Harper Perennial, 2011
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  303.4832 H587    AVAILABLE    30550100487915
 人文社會聯圖  DS712 .H457 2011    AVAILABLE    30650020029548
Edition 1st Harper Perennial ed
Descript 438 p. : maps ; 21 cm
Note Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, c2010 under the title: Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory
"A notable book"--Cover
Includes bibliographical references (p. 430-438)
Investigates China's lurch into modernity as the author survives the advent of the nation's uniquely terrifying car culture, probes the transformation of village life, and explores China's frantic industrialization
The wall -- The village -- The factory
Subject China -- Description and travel
Transportation, Automotive -- China
Alt Title Country driving : a journey through China from farm to factory
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