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Q: Recommendations on books about Chinese culture

book or book series in English, something that can be bought in China.
General culture stuff: people, places, stories, jade, mythological creatures, etc.

10 weeks 18 hours ago in  Culture - China

 
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Any book about Chinese culture will likely be out-dated before it's published, but...

Peter Hessler - Country Driving is worth reading, as is Xue Xinran - The Good Women of China. Neither is expressly about Chinese culture, but both are revealing of it.

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Not a chancesad

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