Riding Alone for a Thousand Miles - A picture-story Books (English-Chinese)
ISBN: 978-7-5322-7160-3 // ISBN: 9787532271603 Year of publication: 2012 Publisher: Shanghai People's Fine Arts Publishing House Number of pages: 172 Language: Chinese, English Country of origin: China
Riding Alone for a Thousand Miles belongs to a collection of English/Chinese bilingual readings. Each page of this book contains big illustrations and texts written in Chinese without pinyin and its translation into English. The illustrations of the book are very useful to understand the story and sometimes they also have dialogues between the main characters.
The books of this series are all bases in traditions, literature and Chinese heritage. Riding Alone for a Thousand Miles is a part of the novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, considered one of the most important novels of Chinese literature. It describes almost a hundred years of Chinese history, from the end of Han dynasty until the beginning of Jin Dynasty.