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Natural features of China

Natural features of China

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Published by China Pictorial Publishing House, [Distributed by China International Book Trading Corp.] in Beijing, China .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Geography.,
    • China -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by the Institute of Geography, the Chinese Academy of Sciences [and] China Pictorial Publications ; chief editors, Zuo Dakang and Xing Yan ; deputy chief editors, Ru Suichu and Yang Qinye.
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsZuo, Dakang., Xing, Yan., Zhongguo ke xue yuan. Di li yan jiu suo., Ren min hua bao she (Beijing, China)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS706.7 .N3 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination319 p. :
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1516484M
      ISBN 107800240940
      LC Control Number93201591
      OCLC/WorldCa28126188

      In , China overtook the US to become Taiwan's second-largest source of imports after Japan. China is also the island's number one destination for foreign direct investment. Taiwan since has gradually loosened rules governing Chinese investment and has also secured greater market access for its investors on the mainland. 10 most amazing natural wonders of the world: in pictures 10 of the world's top natural beauties in one stunning photo gallery. Feast your eyes and your imagination on this collection of the 10 most spectacular natural sights on the planet.

        Build your beautiful website for 10% off at Subscribe to this brand new channel from Wendover Productions: China is the fourth largest country in the world after Russia, Canada and the USA. Although China is so large, there is only one timezone! Most people in China live in the eastern parts of the country, the western parts are only sparsely populated. The Pacific Ocean forms the natural border in the east and southeast and southwest of the country.

        Prior to the advent of modern dams in China, the Yellow River was extremely prone to flooding. The Yellow River has been reckoned to have flooded 1, times. The source of the Yellow River is at 34° 29' " N, 96° 20' " E. The Yellow River . Geography of China Ancient China for Kids The Chinese were isolated by their many natural barriers. To the east and south, China borders two seas - the China Sea and the Yellow Sea. Although these bodies of water provided food and water routes for trade, both seas are located in the Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Ocean is a pretty big place.


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Genre/Form: Pictorial works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Natural features of China. Beijing, China: China Pictorial Pub.

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; 37 cm. Responsibility: edited by the Institute of Geography, the Chinese Academy of Sciences [and] China Pictorial Publications ; chief editors Zuo Dakang and Xing. China has several natural features that tourist visit.

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The Tibetan Plateau is the world's largest and highest plateau. It leads to the Himalaya mountains, which are at the China-Nepal border and are home to the highest peaks in the world, including Mount Everest, the highest at 8, meters or 29, ft above sea level.

The Tibetan Plateau, is also known as the "Roof of the World" and is home to the Autonomous Region of Tibet. The topography of China has been divided by the Chinese government into five homogeneous physical macro-regions, namely Eastern China (subdivided into the northeast plain, north plain, and southern hills), Xinjiang-Mongolia, and the Tibetan highlands.

It is diverse with snow-capped mountains, deep river valleys, broad basins, high plateaus, rolling plains, terraced hills, sandy dunes with many.  Natural Barriers  are geographic features of a landscape that make crossing that land difficult. Examples of natural barriers are rivers, mountains, deserts, ice fields, and seas.

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China's lowest point, and the third lowest point on the Earth's surface, is the arid Turpan Depression located in the far western part of the country. Rivers From the higher elevations in the west literally thousands of rivers drain the country; the most significant include the Yangtze (third longest river on the planet), and the Heilong (Amur.Geographic Features of China.

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