50 Things You Did Not Know About China
The “one-child” policy only applies to a third of Chinese couples. China loans more money than the World Bank. Four hundred million Chinese people can’t speak Chinese. China will soon have more bullet trains than every other nation in the world – combined. China is vibrant, confusing and sometimes downright scary. This book is written to separate fact from fiction, and to provide you with the most relevant, surprising and intriguing facts about the world’s most populous nation. Ours is an increasingly a Chinese world, and knowledge of China is necessary for success and understanding in the Twenty-First Century. Fifty Things You Did Not Know About China is a humorous and enlightening introduction to the essential realities of modern China.
It is a pleasant read with a smooth flow and a matter of fact way of story telling.Such small tit-bits of information woven into interesting stories that keep your interest high packed into a pocket sized book is a good read to have a peep into the customs and traditions of the Middle Kingdom.
Vamshi Krishna A , Vamshi aka Tiger is a positive psychologist, marketing fanatic, branding strategist handling branding at one of top builders in India.
O'Reilly's insider's take on the Chinese society is praiseworthy.
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