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Swallowing Clouds: A Playful Journey through Chinese Culture, Language, and Cuisine


Huge Savings Item! Save 19% on the Swallowing Clouds: A Playful Journey through Chinese Culture, Language, and Cuisine by University of Washington Press at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Physics professor Zee writes about how to understand the menus in Chinese restaurants, explaining the characters, what they mean, and the colorful


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Physics professor Zee writes about how to understand the menus in Chinese restaurants, explaining the characters, what they mean, and the colorful stories behind the names of various dishes. Anne Tyler (in the Washington Post) called Swallowing Clouds "a study of the very nature of Chinese culture. Zee has a quirky, personal style that draws the reader in."

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Manufacturer:University of Washington Press
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