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Shanghai (Lonely Planet)
Shanghai (WikiTravel)
Shanghai (Wikipedia)

Travel Destinations: China (Frommer’s)
Travel Destinations in China (Lonely Planet)
Travel Destinations: China (BBC)
Travel Destinations: China (CNN)

Resources

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General

Portal

Top 10 Chinese Portal Websites (China Whisper)
China news, weather, business, travel & language (China.org.cn)
The China Portal (Wikipedia), China (DMOZ Tools)

Encyclopedia

China, officially the People’s Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia. With a population of over 1.381 billion, it is the world’s most populous state. The state is governed by the Communist Party of China based in the capital of Beijing. It exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities (Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, and Chongqing), two mostly self-governing special administrative regions (Hong Kong and Macau), and claims sovereignty over Taiwan. The country’s major urban areas include Shanghai, Guangzhou, Beijing, Chongqing, Shenzhen, Tianjin and Hong Kong. China is a great power and a major regional power within Asia, and has been characterized as a potential superpower. — Wikipedia

Encyclopædia Britannica

Introduction


Science

Chinese Science Bulletin (Springer)
History of science and technology in China (Wikipedia)

Preservation



Drones are about to start mapping the Great Wall of China in incredible detail (MIT Technology Review)
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Great Wall of China (Ancient History Encyclopedia)
Great Wall of China (Encyclopædia Britannica)
Great Wall of China (Wikipedia)

History

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Did the Greeks Help Sculpt China’s Terra Cotta Warriors? (Qin Shi Huang)
The Ancient Greeks May Have Helped Create China’s Terra Cotta Warriors (Philip Perry, Big Think)
Terra-Cotta Army Protects First Emperor’s Tomb (John Roach, National Geographic)
Terracotta Army (Wikipedia)

China Timeline (BBC)
China Timeline (Time)
Timeline of Chinese history (Wikipedia)

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Bibliography

Chinese Studies (Oxford Bibliographies

Participation

Education

Education in China (World Education News & Reviews)
Chinese education: How do things work? (Open Learn)

Course

ChinaX: China’s past, present and future (EdX)
OER Commons

Community

Quotation

Quotations Page

News

Xinhua, BBC, NPR Archives, CNN, Reuters

The China Journal (University of Chicago Press)

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

Chinese Government (USA.gov)

People’s Republic of China Legal Research (Nongji Zhang, Harvard Law Library)

Expression

Fun in the Sun





6 Most Beautiful Beaches in China (China Highlights)

Arts

Chinese Art (Britannica)

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

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