TITLE

The many faces of China

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p142
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the author's experiences during his visit in China. He recalls the huge Chinese factories, long production lines, rows of spring-making machines, and warehouses full of finished beds. And the people, according to the author were friendly and accommodating. In his view, Chinese makers have proven there worth in the mattress industry especially to the American mattress makers.
ACCESSION #
21751388

 

Related Articles

  • Santa Fey. Sklaver, Floyd // Just Out;9/15/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p38 

    The article shares the author's vacation at La Casita hacienda in Santa Fe, New Mexico during the summer season of 2006. He discovered the increase in the population of the city, which for him is a good thing because crowds bring more gay people, which also means the Southwest is a lot wilder...

  • MYSTERY SHOPPER.  // Travel Weekly (UK);1/15/2007, p42 

    The article discusses the author's experience rating several travel agents she asked for advice on a plan for an island-hopping vacation with two young children in Greece. She thinks that the trainee travel consultant from Thomson did not mind if she booked direct from the Internet or from the...

  • MYSTERY SHOPPER.  // Travel Weekly (UK);1/5/2007, p46 

    The author relates how she was assisted by various travel agents in Great Britain in finding a vacation package in the Chewton Glen hotel in Hampshire, England. Although some of the agents could not find the hotel, they did make recommendations for other hotels. One agent simply handed a...

  • Snow, Snow, Snow. Franke, Erika // Teen Ink;Mar2007, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p40 

    The article describes the author's experience of going to the Arctic Circle. Although the author thought the trip would be long and treacherous, it turned out to be not that bad. After they arrived, she and her mom went to the Ice Hotel, which she said was something like out of a fairy tale...

  • ALEX IN WONDERLAND. Coxon, Alex // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;6/1/2007 India & Indian Ocean Suppl, p10 

    The author discusses her experience when she visited Kerala Region in India. She took note of the Bull Temple, one of the city's oldest place of worship. She also visited Tipu's Summer Palace. She posed that it will take 19 hours of travel by train to reach Bangalore and Trivandum. She also...

  • The Lost Summer.  // American Conservative;8/27/2007, Vol. 6 Issue 16, p35 

    The article discusses the author's experience of spending her summer in France in 1952. The author points out that she spent most of her summer in Juan les Pins and has enjoyed listening to the music by Sidney Bechet, engaged into dancing in the Monte Carlo casino as well as met different kinds...

  • what I know for sure. Winfrey, Oprah // O, The Oprah Magazine;Oct2007, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p380 

    The article discusses the author's vacation experience in Hawaii in July.

  • A Place You've Heard About. Houska, Kristina // Teen Ink;May2003, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p35 

    The author recounts an experience visiting the Outer Banks in North Carolina. She and her family always travel to Outer Banks during summer for a vacation. They went to Kitty Hawk Fishing Pier Restaurant, their favorite restaurant which serves homemade Southern meals. They were surprised that...

  • PRIVATE LIVES. Bellmann, Eric // Empty Closet;Jun2006, Issue 391, pB5 

    The author recounts an experience spending a spring vacation in New Mexico. He noticed that as he drives through the state, some of the national food chains have been closed for business and that many of the back roads are empty of other vehicles. He recalls the difficulty he has faced in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics