Zhang Yuanhang & Kyle, G. A. ed: JUEBAN CHANGJIANG: 1910 NIANDAI DE TIELU YINGZAO YU YANTU FENGWU. The Vanished Yangtze River: During the Construction of a Railway in 1910s. Guilin, 2007. 149 pp. B/w plates throughout. 24x26 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 25.00
Reproduces photographs taken by an American engineer in China, G. A. Kyle, who worked on the construction of a railway from Xinyang to Chengdu. The photographs show life along the route of the railway together with photographs of the Yangtze River and the Gorges taken by Kyle, presumably on recreational trips. Interesting black-and-white photography of a then remote part of the world. In Chinese.
Subjects: Yangtze
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 696 in printed List 188.
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