TITLE

Yangtze Doodle Dandy

AUTHOR(S)
O'Rourke, P. J.
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;11/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 19, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Yangtze Doodle Dandy," by P. J. O'Rourke, which appeared in the "Forbes Life" magazine. For two and a half millennia China's artists have been inspired by the Yangtze's Three Gorges in China. In past flood seasons the Yangtze sometimes flowed that high, but it is the next 100 feet of water, rising gradually until 2009, that will swamp the panorama, plus temples, tombs and archeological sites, not to mention 13 cities, 140 towns and 1,352 villages.
ACCESSION #
23320131

 

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