4 edition of Things Chinese found in the catalog.
Ronald G. Knapp
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Ronald G. Knapp ; photography by Michael Freeman|
|Contributions||Freeman, Michael, 1945-|
|LC Classifications||NK1068 .K59 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011007960|
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Things Chinese is a thoroughly, carefully, and extensively researched book that showcases 54 cultural objects that can still be found in China today. Knapp's clear and concise narratives demonstrate his unsurpassed keen observations, insight, depth, and details of the history, formation, and development of each of these cultural symbols and icons/5(14).
Chinese (pinyin) and English indexes with page references are also Things Chinese book. This book has many strengths and, as a student, it's one of the better Chinese language textbooks I've come across. The dialogue and article format exposes students to both spoken and written Chinese/5(13).
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