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A lookery at "Jade Dragon Mountain" by Elsa Hart

Jade Dragon Mountain

Elsa Hart

St. Martin’s Press

Minotaur Books

September 1, 2015

336 pages

$25.99

Elsa Hart’s historical mystery Jade Dragon Mountain takes place in early 18th century Dayan, located in China’s southwest province. 738 more words

Historical Fiction

Beneath Your Feet - The Stone Forest

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Beneath Your Feet.”

These are not my feet, but I did meander/climb around The Stone Forest in Yunnan province a few years ago.

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Real China: Our Review of the Yunnan Province

Beijing. Shanghai. Hong Kong. These are the cities that come to mind when many people think of China or envision a trip to the world’s most populated country. 1,172 more words

Travel Blog

Forty Days And Forty Nights – Part Nine

The Third Plague Pandemic (1855 to 1959)

This pandemic, masquerading under a rather prosaic name, whilst a slow-burner, lasted over a century and accounted for more than 12 million people in China and India alone. 514 more words

History

Sheer beauty

Nieco ponad tydzień w Chinach, ale mam już swoją opinię na ich temat – są piękne. I duże. Gros czasu spędzam na przemieszczaniu się. Dwadzieścia trzy godziny w pociągu, dwanaście w autobusie, przynajmniej czterdzieści minut w miejskich środkach lokomocji. 202 more words

Getting to know tie-dyeing

Hi everyone, finally I am back from fieldwork in China and can update my blog from now on.  I still cannot believe wordpress is blocked (like Facebook does) in China! 582 more words

Field Work