Food and Festivals of China by Yan Liao
  

Food and Festivals of China

Yan Liao

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Food and Festivals of China by Yan Liao

Have you ever seen the boisterous lion dances or heard the multitude of firecrackers in Chinatown during the Chinese New Year? Did you ever wonder what kind of festivals and holidays the Chinese people celebrate? This book takes a look at the fascinating world of Chinese food and festivals. It introduces the most popular traditional festivals celebrated by Chinese people all over the globe, including the Spring Festival (Chinese New Year), the Dragon Boat Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival, and two "e;festivals of the dead."e; It also examines intriguing ethnic festivals celebrated by some of China's 55 officially recognized minority peoples. Discover the customs, legends, and traditional food and treats of these festivals. Share the excitement of the celebration with one-fifth of the world's population, and enjoy the liveliest component of a 4,000-year-old civilization!

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eBook

Author

Yan Liao
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Publisher

Mason Crest Mason Crest

Publication date

2nd September 2014

ISBN

9781422294482



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