Did you know. . .
- There are 37 million more males than females in China
- There are over 5400 islands scattered in the seas off the coast of mainland China
- China straddles five time zones but has adopted a single stand time
- China has many significant inventions - gunpowder, printing, papermaking and paper currency, the abacus, stirrups, the seismometer, porcelain, silk and the compass.
- There are over 1,000 volcanoes in China
Thanks Tammy. This is a great book to help prepare me for the trip!