China by Hugh Sebag-Montefiore

By Hugh Sebag-Montefiore

In those four all-new titles-each with its personal clip-art CD and wall chart-DK shines its Eyewitness highlight on important issues from the previous, current, and destiny. whereas Mesopotamia discover the cradle of civilization and nice Scientists finds the minds that formed the trendy global, China investigates the present-day tradition of the main populous nation in the world, and Oil takes a glance on the arguable substance chargeable for the beginning-and, if weren't cautious, the tip of existence as we all know it this day.

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When you finally arrive, it feels like stepping into another world. Here, everyone knows each other, most people are farmers, and carts pulled by donkeys or oxen may be more common than cars. China’s villagers have preserved and adapted ways of cooking, farming, and building that have been handed down over generations for thousands of years. In some of the 900,000 villages in China the way of life remains unchanged, but many are affected by the rapid transformation of the country’s urban areas.

A sihu is played while held upright in the lap and is used to accompany theater and storytelling, mainly in Mongolia and northeast China. Dragon’s paper body is stretched on a lightweight bamboo frame GOING UNDERGROUND Wang Bo, a hip-hop artist from Beijing, raps with a friend at a nightclub. Singers like Wang Bo are part of China’s underground urban music scene. American rap was born in poverty-stricken ghettoes, but Chinese lyrics are often about success in life. POP PROTEST Sometimes called the “father of Chinese rock,” Cui Jian became famous in the 1980s.

People such as intellectuals, professionals, and these students were forced to move to farms to learn about life on the land. Everyone in China also had to study the revolutionary teachings of Chairman Mao in his Little Red Book. Today, many adults who missed their chance for a good education during the Cultural Revolution pay for evening classes to learn new skills or study a foreign language. College students perform a drill in military uniform COLLEGE LIFE The first two weeks at college in China are spent in military uniform learning marching and basic battlecraft.

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