Speaking of ChineseBook - 2001
Not a how-to text, this beguiling book is instead a fascinating look at Chinese language and culture. Ranging through history, literature, folklore, linguistics, and sociology, this is a breezy, straightforward primer of surprising breadth.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2001
Edition: Updated ed.. --
Characteristics: ix, 197 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm