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    • The Emperor Far Away

    • Travels at the Edge of China
    • By: David Eimer
    • Narrated by: Corey Snow
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    Far from the glittering cities of Beijing and Shaghai, China's borderlands are populated by around one hundred million people who are not Han Chinese. For many of these restive minorities, the old Chinese adage "the mountains are high and the Emperor far away", meaning Beijing's grip on power is tenuous and its influence unwelcome, continues to resonate.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engrossing Stories of an Unfamiliar China

    • By A. Silverstone on 07-13-15

    Regular price: $24.95