China Scenery/Travel Books
This category contains travel books and travel guides for your trip to China. Chinese phrase books you can find in our category Chinese for Tourism
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Allgemeine Kenntnisse über die chinesische Geographie, bilingual Chinese-German.
Discover some of the best impressive and fascinating sites in Beijing - together with Daniel and Han Jia: the Great Wall, the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven.
instead 16,99 EUR
Discover China and learn Chinese at the same time. Happy China Hangzhou Edition is an adaption of the CCTV-4 program and offers learners an opportunity to learn the Chinese language and culture while enjoying the beautiful scenic spots in China. Suitable for intermediate language skills and above, 1 DVD with 15 episodes included.
Discover China and learn Chinese at the same time. Happy China Xi'an Edition is an adaption of the CCTV-4 program and offers learners an opportunity to learn the Chinese language and culture while enjoying the beautiful scenic spots in China. Suitable for intermediate language skills and above, 1 DVD with 15 episodes included.
Discover the province Sichuan with its unique scenic spots. In the Happy China Sichuan Edition are presented four sensational treasures which all belong to UNESCO world heritage: Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area, Huanglong Scenic Area, one of the Buddhist sacred mountains Mt. Emei and Leshan Giant Buddha.
Jingdezhen is China's famous porcelain capital with a-thousand year history. Jingdezhen, originally called Xinpingzhen, was first set up in the East Jin Dynasty and changed to "Changnan" in Tang Dynasty. In the Northern Song Dynasty, the white wares produced here were collected by the royalty. In 1004 A.D. recognizing its prosperous porcelain production and abundant tax revenue, the Emperor bestowed his reign title "Jingde" as largess to the township as a placename, and Jingdezhen was named this way thereafter.
Mount Huangshan, located in Huangshan City (黄山市), was once called Mount Yishan (黟山) in ancient times. According to the legend that Xuanyuan (Yellow Emperor) became a celestial here by conocting pills of immortality, later Emperor Xuanzong of the Tang Dynasty changed its name to Mt. Huangshan in the sixth year of Tianbao (in 747 D.C.).
Discover China and learn Chinese at the same time. Happy China is an adaption of the CCTV-4 program and offers learners an opportunity to learn the Chinese language and culture while enjoying the beautiful scenic spots in China. Suitable for intermediate language skills and above, 1 DVD with 15 episodes included.
In the Wenzhou Edition of Happy China you can discover the scenic beauty of the region in a an entertaining manner, like the Baizhang Waterfall scenic spot and its compromising ten sightseeing areas, Mt. Yandang, one of the earliest National Parks in China and picturesque Nanxi River, located on the northern bank of the Ou River.
In this edition of Happy China you explore the Chinese Folk Culture Theme Park, the Happy Valley Theme Park and the Window of the World, a world multi-cultural theme park.
This product focuses on the abundant and precious cultural heritage in China and explains the unique and typical Chinese cultural phenomena. The readers get to appreciate the attractive cultural landscapes in China which follows the course of nature and merge into nature and crack the ancient mysteries in Chinese culture. It serves as a bridge to the understanding of Chinese culture and the spiritual world of Chinese people.
instead 54,95 EUR
German edition. This richly illustrated work brings China closer in 30 chapters. With their vivid portrayal of the highlights of Chinese culture, the authors show insights into the thinking and feeling of the Chinese. We immerse ourselves in a five-thousand-year-long caleidoscope of the spirit of creation and the search for the new, which is still opening up in the folk traditions of China. Thus, cultural characteristics, views of life, aesthetics and the self-confidence of the Chinese can be better understood. Every work of art, every building tells its own fascinating story.
China is an ancient country with a history of several thousand years. Imperial power and culture always played an important role historically. As in other imperial systems, the Chinese emperors in every dynasty always had supreme status and priority, though the royal family frequently changed. Imperial palaces, gardens, temples and mausoleums were built on the orders of different emperors using the entire country’s labor and financial power. They reflected the socioeconomic conditions and technological levels of their time and the ideology, artistic aims and achievements of an era, leaving numerous precious assets to succeeding generations.
instead 7,90 EUR
This atlas attempts to give an environmental, aesthetic and comprehensive illustration of all of China's 29 properties of World Heritage through maps, pictures and articles. It tries to brief the reader, in a brand-new angle, the geographic location, environmental characteristics, historical background and scientific and artistic value of each of the sites, so that he can broaden and deepen his understanding of the importance of World Heritage protection.
instead 49,95 EUR
Kulturspuren der Deutschen in Shanghai [German Language Edition].
This illustrated book features a biography of brother Berchmann, an essay on the poitioning of his contribution to China's modern art history, as well as the passage from his diaries describing his long farewell. Admire brother Berchmann's works, his watercolor paintings and sketches that inspired him to show the old buildings of Beijing's with a new life. All texts are bilingual Chinese-German.
Chinese architecture, art and culture have been greatly influenced by a variety of religions throughout China’s history. The World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) had approved seven Chinese religious sites for inclusion in its World Heritage List by November 2003...
instead 6,70 EUR
China has a glorious ancient civilization and an enormous amount of precious material and non-material cultural sites that have survived until now and become the common treasure of all humanity. They include grand ancient projects, such as the world-famous Great Wall and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System near Mount Qingcheng; uniquely designed and well-preserved ancient towns and villages, such as the old town of Lijiang, the ancient city of Pingyao, and the ancient villages of Xidi and Hongcun; graceful and delicate classical gardens, such as those in Suzhou; cultural sites revered by Chinese people, such as the Temple and Cemetery of Confucius, and the Kong family Mansion in Qufu...
instead 6,70 EUR
See China through Signs is a practical atlas of graphic symbols you find on Chinese public signs. Introducing more than 500 public icons of the Chinese mainland. The book is divided into eight chapters and 32 sections like personal safety, road transport, tourism, sports. shopping and leisure, weather. environmental protection and other aspects of daily life. You can find what you want by more than 30 real-life scenarios to identify similar icons. This book helps you learning basic Chinese vocabulary, gain knowledge and understanding of the social and cultural life of China and can be conveniently used when traveling, working and studying. Bilingual simpified Chinese-English, with Hanyu Pinyin.
instead 10,99 EUR
This issue includes - besides the regular topics - the life and times of maverick translator Sidney Shapiro - how he defied Mao Zedong's wife and survived the Cultural Revolution.
For the overseas young readers who want to know China. Chinese edition, with many pictures.
instead 14,95 EUR
Countless people have long been fascinated by and dreamed about the wonderful land of Tibet in China. The author has visited Tibet 19 times within 16 years, covering almost every county, city and a great number of villages, experiencing its unique traditional festivals, celebrations, religious activities and major events, forging an indissoluble bond with Tibet in the process.
instead 26,95 EUR
China has an ancient civilzation with a very long history. Understand it solely through the study of document is clearly inadequate. A wealth of objects and remains has been preserved on Chinasvast territory and underground; much of which has been collected and is exhibited in various kind of museums. This raw material of history can, in a certain sense, be considered more valuable for our understanding of the past of China than documents and historical records.
instead 16,60 EUR
This DVD series covers the quintessence of Chinese culture, including Chinese civilization and art, Chinese customs, Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism, different ethnic groups, and famous places of historic interest and scenic beauty. With brief and vivid commentary, and clear and beautiful pictures, it brings readers to the core of Chinese culture in a convenient and direct way. A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture can truly be called a solid multimedia encyclopedia of Chinese culture.
For the overseas young readers who want to know China. English edition, with many pictures.
instead 14,95 EUR
In this book 56 Ethnic Groups of China, you’ll meet the ethnic groups living in different parts of China, see the thousand-year-old terraced farmlands built by the Hanis, hear the longest song in the world sung by the Uygurs, and identify the living pictographs—the Dongba scripts of the Naxi people… These fantastic experiences may tell you why there are 56 ethnic groups in China. Chinese language edition.
Travel through China with 300 Words is a little travel book following the course of a journey with one scene in each chapter giving the reader the fealing of actually being there. Including the most useful words and sentences that are easiest to remember. With Hanyu Pinyin and English translation throughout to point out what you want to say. Scan the QR-Code on the back of the book to stream or download the MP3-audio files.
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