The Siberian Overland Route from Peking to Petersburg,
"[...]now hills in inhabited districts. In the dawn of Chinese history allusions are made to a great flood which desolated the land, and the Emperor Yaou has been immortalised for his achievements in subduing and regulating the waters. Yaou reigned about 2200 B.C., and the rising of the waters in his time has been referred by some to the Noachian deluge. But the Chinese empire at that time extended as far south as the Great River, and included three great valleys. It is not an[...]."
- Paperback | 316 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 15.24mm | 458.13g
- 10 Mar 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations