FREE Delivery in the UK.
Usually dispatched within 1 to 3 months.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
+ £2.80 delivery
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: 277p grey cloth with gilt lettering in black panel on spine and cover, as new, pages clean with appendix and bibliographies, very good
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Historical Dictionary of Guangzhou (Canton) and Guangdong (Historical Dictionaries of Cities of the World) (Historical Dictionaries of Cities, States, and Regions) Hardcover – 4 Feb 1999


See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
£75.00
£61.00 £63.97
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Only on Amazon: One product for every need Only on Amazon: New Releases


Product details

  • Hardcover: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Scarecrow Press (4 Feb. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0810835169
  • ISBN-13: 978-0810835160
  • Product Dimensions: 14.5 x 2.2 x 22.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 8,841,788 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

This well-researched and concise reference work is very useful for the study of modern China, especially on one of its most populous, vibrant, and prosperous regions.--American Reference Books Annual

...of particular interest to anyone who needs to find information on either Guangzhou or Guangdong quickly.--Pacific Affairs

The introductions to the two dictionaries are informative and succinct. The bibliography, which is arranged by classifications, is comprehensive...the information in the book is generally accurate...a handbook for the inquisitve tourist and the general reader interested in contemporary politics.--Copenhagen Journal Of Asian Studies

The alphabetical entries identify people, places, events, and cultural activities, and are well cross-referenced.--Reference and Research Book News

Synopsis

In the HISTORICAL DICTIONARIES OF CITIES OF THE WORLD series. A dictionary of the geography, politics and society of the city of Guangzhou in south China and its surrounding province. Provides an alphabetical listing of the people, places, events and cultural activities. Presented in two sections, one covering the city and the other the province.

See all Product description

No customer reviews


Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?