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Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory

Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory

ISBN: 0061804096

Title: Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory

Author: Peter Hessler

KDL Description:

TRAVEL CHINA HES

In this penetrating narrative account, Hessler investigates China’s lurch into modernity as he survives the advent of the nation’s uniquely terrifying car culture, probes the transformation of village life, and explores China’s frantic industrialization.

Amazon Description:

“Hessler has a marvelous sense of the intonations and gestures that give life to the moment.” —The New York Times Book Review

From Peter Hessler, the New York Times bestselling author of Oracle Bones and River Town, comes Country Driving, the third and final book in his award-winning China trilogy. Country Driving addresses the human side of the economic revolution in China, focusing on economics and development, and shows how the auto boom helps China shift from rural to urban, from farming to business.