By George Morrison
Describing a trip throughout China to Burma, this brilliant and particular account follows Australian-born overseas correspondent George Morrison on his travels starting in 1894. wearing chinese language clothing and fascinating courses and servants as wanted, Morrison traveled by means of riverboat, sedan chair, mule, pony, and, generally, strolling. A gripping event story, this recollection deals an early international description of the chinese language interior.
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