The Yangtze river

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Mitchell Lane Publishers , Hockessin, Del
Juvenile liter
Statementby Earle Rice Jr
SeriesRivers of the world
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS793.Y3 R54 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25270295M
ISBN 139781612282992
LC Control Number2012009471

Rising in the mountains of the Tibetan border, the Yangtze River, the symbolic heart of China pierces 3, miles of rugged country before debouching into the oily swells of the East China Sea.

Connecting China's heartland cities with the volatile coastal giant, Shanghai, it has also historically connected China to the outside world through its nearly one thousand miles of navigable by: 9.

Rising in the mountains of the Tibetan border, the Yangtze River, the symbolic heart of China, pierces 3, miles of rugged country before debouching into the oily swells of the East China Sea.

Connecting China's heartland cities with the volatile coastal giant, Shanghai, it has also historically connected China to the outside world through its nearly one thousand miles of navigable waters/5(83).

The event of importance to this book's subject was the imposition of the Treaty of Tientsin in on the Emperor. Now, signatories such as Britain, France, Russia and the United States could establish trading posts in ports inland, along the Yangtze River/5.

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Book early at a cheaper price. Yangtze River, Chinese (Pinyin) Chang Jiang or (Wade-Giles romanization) Ch’ang Chiang, longest river in both China and Asia and third longest river in the world, with a length of 3, miles (6, kilometres).

Its basin, extending for some 2, miles (3, km) from west to east and for more than miles (1, km) from north to south, drains an area ofsquare miles (1, The longest river in the world to flow through a single country. Its length had never been walked before. In Ash attempted, and succeeded his greatest expedition yet, as he walked from the Yangtze's source in the melt waters of the Jianggendiru Glacier on the Tibetan Plateau to its delta near Shanghai, where it meets the East China Sea.

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The Yangtze River is more than 3, miles long – the longest river in Asia – and was the most important internal trade route. Navigation on the Yangtze had some limitations, however: about miles inland, a series of gorges and seasonal changes in river depth make navigation perilous.

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