First comprehensive map of the entire Yangzi River.
Separate sections detail the upper and lower reaches
Three Gorges area greatly enlarged
Covers three key river cities
Numerous annotations detailing geographical, cultural and historical facts
Artist's impression of the finished Three Gorges Dam
28 superb color photographs of the people and surrounding countryside
Author Biography: Captain Richard Hayman has sailed on the Yangzi River for twenty years including aboard ships chartered by Lindblad Travel and as Director of Operations for Victoria Cruises. He lives in New York. Cartographer Mark Stroud of Moon Street Cartography has been producing maps for over ten years. He is based in Durango, Colorado where, when not working, he is out climbing the mountains or flying small aircraft. Photographer Wong How Man is founder and President of The China Exploration and Research Society. The CERS has a history that has important ties to the Yangzi River. The Society was founded in 1986, following Wong How Man's Yangzi expedition for National Geographic between 1985 and 1986. During that expedition, Wong defined a new source of the Yangzi River.