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Shanghai"s 25 best

Christopher Knowles

Shanghai"s 25 best

by Christopher Knowles

  • 308 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Fodor"s Travel Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shanghai (China) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesFodor"s Shanghai"s 25 best
    Statementby Christopher Knowles and George McDonald.
    ContributionsMcDonald, George, 1955-, Fodor"s Travel Publications, Inc.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23122452M
    ISBN 100676905013
    ISBN 109780676905014

      A Shanghai license plate now costs as much as a new mid-range sedan. The average price for a Shanghai plate soared to 75, yuan ($12,) at . Lists about: Best Books Ever, Best Books of the 20th Century, Best Books of the Decade: s, Best Historical Fiction, The Best Epic Fantasy (fiction).

    The 20 Best Books of , According to the Goodreads Choice Awards Here Are The Winners Of The Goodreads Choice Awards These Are the Top 20 Books of , According to Goodreads Users   Among his numerous publications are A Century in Crisis (New York, ); Between the Thunder and the Rain (San Francisco, ); Arts of Modern China (Berkeley, ), which was awarded the ICAS (The International Convention of Asia Scholars) Book Prize in Humanities, and was recognized as one of the Choice Top 25 Outstanding.

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