This title highlights major destinations within China and the people who shape the nation's culture. Readers will learn about the geography, wildlife, history, people, and economy of China, gaining an understanding of what life looks like in the country today. Features include a glossary, a map, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.