Discover China, a book for readers around the world,can also be a
popular learning aid for people whoare interested in Chinese culture.
This book is filled with100 interesting subjects, each visually
demonstrated withappropriate Chinese ements, ranging from Chinese
history,geography to her economy and education. From
traditionalfestivals to modern living, beautiful sceneries and
uniquelocal ines, the informative nature of this book presents
atraditional yet modern China to its readers.
Table of Contents
001 Geography of China 002 Beijing 003 Shanghai 004 Chongqing 005 Harbin 006 Kunming 007 Jiuzhaigou Valley 008 Museum of Qin Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses 009 Fujian Earthen Houses 010 Beijing's Compound Courtyard 011 Qiao's Compound 012 The Grand Canal of China 013 History of China 014 Chinese Architecture 015 The Origin of Chinese Characters 016 Mathematics in Ancient China 017 The Abacus 018 The Ancient Chinese Economy 019 Early Chinese Banks 020 Chinese Ancient Coinage 021 Chinese Lunar Calendar 021 24 Solar Terms 023 Chinese Ancient Clocks 024 Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches 025 Ancient Education and the Imperial Examination System 026 Six Arts in Ancient China 027 The Ancient Chinese Way to Address Teachers 028 Confucius 029 The Analects 030 China Earliest Soccer- Cuju 031 Chinese Antique Pillows 032 Chinese Ethnic Groups 033 Traditional Chinese Ways to Celebrate Birthdays 034 Spring Festival 035 Mid-Autumn Festival 036 Double Ninth Festival (Chongyang Jie) 037 Tomb Sweeping Festival (Qingming Jie) 038 Chinese Valentine's Day (Qixi) 039 Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Jie) 040 Lantern Festival (Yuanxiao Jie) 041 Yin-Yang and Directions 042 Feng Shui 043 Twelve Zodiac Animals 044 Chinese Lucky Numbers 045 Chinese Medicine 046 Chinese Acupuncture 047 Chinese Materia Medica 048 Chinese Food Therapy 049 Chinese Traditional Healthcare - The Health Preservation Theory, 050 Four Treasures of the Study 051 Go (Weiqi) ……