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Usage examples for yangtze

  1. There are still many of these ruined monasteries in the Yangtze valley and in southern and western China. ” – Buddhism and Buddhists in China by Lewis Hodus
  2. From that time on, the Monk of the Yangtze kiang lived in a pagoda in Sianfu, and was known as Huan Dschuang. ” – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  3. These demands involved, as is obvious, a complete loss of Chinese independence, the closing of important areas to the commerce and industry of Europe and America, and a special attack upon the British position in the Yangtze – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  4. The messengers took leave, rode off with their pearls on a dragon's back, and in a moment they had reached the banks of the Yangtze kiang. ” – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  5. England sought to obtain a monopoly of the railways in the Yangtze valley. ” – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  6. Here he was obliged to lie for hundreds of years, until he finally reformed and was released, in order to help the Monk of the Yangtze kiang fetch the holy writings from out of the West. ” – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  7. “ For much of this distance the Yangtze is bounded by mountains and rocky gorges, but in the final 150 miles, the hills drop away and the river winds slowly through China's lake country. ” – The Image and the Likeness by John Scott Campbell
  8. There was a modification as regards the Hanyehping mines on the Yangtze presumably to please us; and the specially obnoxious fifth group was altered into an exchange of studiously vague Notes. ” – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  9. North and South China are divided by the Yangtze East and West China are divided by the route from Peking to Canton. ” – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  10. All that is said about these is as follows: " Tungling district on the Yangtze 55 miles above Wuhu, Anhui province. ” – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  11. So he was allowed to take the vows, and when his head had been shaven was named: " The Monk of the Yangtze kiang." ” – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  12. Yet even the Yangtze kiang has a source." ” – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  13. From there we should have to enter the Dominion of Kuku Nor and then work on southward to the head waters of the Yangtze River. ” – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  14. In the Treaty Ports commerce is the principal business; but in the lower Yangtze and in certain mining districts there are beginnings of industrialism. ” – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  15. He failed to predict the earthquake in Los Angeles; he missed the flood in the Yangtze Valley; he knew nothing of the eruption of Stromboli. ” – Fifty Per Cent Prophet by Gordon Randall Garrett
  16. His father had passed the highest examinations during the reign of the preceding emperor, and had been intrusted with the office of district mandarin on the Yangtze kiang. ” – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various

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