Tales of Old Peking: Inside the Walls of China's

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Tales of Old Peking: Inside the Walls of China's Tumultuous Capital: 1 ➽ Tales of Old Peking: Inside the Walls of China's Tumultuous Capital: 1 Download ➺ Author Derek Sandhaus – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk A forbidden city for Westerners for hundreds of years China s capital has always been viewed as one of the world s most mysterious cities This book re creates a sense of old Peking through a pastiche A forbidden city for Westerners for hundreds Old Peking: Kindle Õ of years China s capital has always been viewed as one of the world s most mysterious cities This book re creates a sense of old Peking through a pastiche of historical snippets stories uotations cartoons postcards and drawings and shares intriguing tidbits about the Imperial Court Placing Peking in the context of the Boxer Rebellion when two very different yet eually headstrong cultures clashed this is a valuable source for those interested in Chinese history.

  • Kindle Edition
  • 180 pages
  • Tales of Old Peking: Inside the Walls of China's Tumultuous Capital: 1
  • Derek Sandhaus
  • English
  • 14 January 2016

About the Author: Derek Sandhaus

Derek Sandhaus has published four books on Old Peking: Kindle Õ Chinese history and culture most recently Baijiu The Essential Guide to Chinese Spirits In Sandhaus co founded Ming River Sichuan Baijiu in partnership with China s oldest continually operational distillery He serves as Ming River s baijiu education director and as the editor at DrinkBaijiucom He lives with his wife and dog in Jerusalem where he is developing a fondness for arak.