Stretching to nearly 4,000 miles, the Yangzi is the third largest river in the world and wirhout a doubt China's single most important river artery.
Inside are rhree large scale, high quality, hypsomerric shaded relief maps and 28 color photographs derailing both historic and scenic sites-the first map shows from the Yangzi's headwaters to Chongqing-the second from Chongqing to Yichang featuring the Three Gorges with fascinating information to guide you upstream or downstream-the third from Chongqing to the Yangzi's mouth below Shanghai.
. 8 Easy-to-use maps with infonnative captions describing numerous fascinating geographical and cultural details
. First comprehensive map of the entire Yangzi River
. Artist's impression of the finished Three Gorges Dam
. 28 Superb color photographs of the people and surrounding countryside by explorer Wong How Man