Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: June 2003
Duration: 3 hours 1 minutes
Since Marco Polo, the fabled markets of China have drawn the west like a magnet. This ancient culture has been colonized by foreign powers, buffeted by war and revolution ' yet China remains one of the most constant of international influences. It is a sleeping giant. Many fear and some welcome its awakening. These tapes examine both the changing and the constant face that China has offered to the world.