Yangtze Valley and BeyondeBook - 2015
Isabella Bird was one of the greatest travelers and travel writers of all time, and this is her last major book, a sympathetic look at inland China and beyond into Tibet at the end of the 19th century. In describing the journey, Isabella provides a rich mix of observations and describes two occasions when she is almost killed by anti-foreign mobs. It many ways, Isabella created the model for travel writing today, and this one of her greatest works. --Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Earnshaw Books, 2015.
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (500 pages)