Common Knowledge about Chinese Geography is a brief introduction to Chinese geography. The book is divided into seven parts: A General Survey of China, Resources and Environment, Transportation and Water Conservancy, Land of Charm and Beauty, Seven Ancient Capitals of China, Enchanting Cities, and Traveling around China. It covers general Chinese geography including cities and scenic spots with historical and cultural heritage. Exquisitely illustrated, this updated edition offers a faithful account of added sights and important construction projects. It is remarkably complete yet concise, an encyclopaedic handbook providing people outside of China with reliable information about Chinese geography and geographical culture.
This book is one of the Chinese teaching auxiliary book series edited by the common work of Beijing Chinese Language College (BCLC), NJNU(Nanjing Normal University) and Anhui Normal University; the editing of the series is advocated by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council. This series is for overseas Chinese youth to learn Chinese culture, history and geography knowledge in class or by self-study. It can also be used for parents to coach children.