Children of the Jade Dragon

( The Naxi of LiJiang and Their Mountain Neighbours the Yi )


By Jim Goodman. Slipcase. Fully illustrated with 300 beautiful colour pictures. No province in China boasts the geographical and cultural diversity of Yunnan.LiJiang County,situated in the far northwest amidst breath-taking landscapes,is home to several of the province's ethnic minority groups.Two of the most interesting are the Naxi and their neighbours the Yi.Famous for their centuries-old musical tradition and unique pictographic writing system,the Naxi founded LiJiang,which is now the best preserved traditional city in the country.

  • New Hardcover 25.5*36 cm, 236 pp.


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Condition: New
ISBN: 1876437014
Shipping Weight: 4lbs
Publisher: Teak House
Published: 1997

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