The Technical History of China's Grand Canal (Hardcover)

The Technical History of China's Grand Canal By Xuming Tan, Yunpeng Li, Jun Deng Cover Image
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Based on the past 30-years' research on the technical and cultural values of China's Grand Canal, this book, based on interdisciplinary research, studies the natural and social background of the evolution and development of different sections of the Grand Canal in different historical periods, as well as the interrelations between the Grand Canal and the Chinese politics, economics, and culture. It also assesses the effects of the Grand Canal on the progress of the Chinese civilization, engineering technology achievement, the natural environment, and the society, providing the readers with an understanding of China's Grand Canal from the perspectives of hydraulic engineering and history.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781945552038
ISBN-10: 1945552034
Publisher: World Century Publishing Corporation
Publication Date: October 4th, 2019
Pages: 324
Language: English