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Good for the curious and those who want an understanding of the Chinese writing's pictograph development which depicts the social mentality of the time. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Tried n True
I love the interesting images, I love the explanation, extremly clear, just enough info, not too much and not too little. Read morePublished 16 months ago by A. Maes
This is a real good book to understand better the character, I have two years of Chinese and I am only sorry that does not have 3000 characters.. Read morePublished on August 12, 2013 by pigi
It's interesting to see how the characters evolved and seeing the evolution makes it easier to remember each character's meaning. Read morePublished on October 26, 2012 by C Gilbert
Each of the nearly 400 characters examined closely here includes a half dozen or so samples linked with other characters with their meaning together. Read morePublished on September 29, 2012 by Love Thy.Enemy
Mao Tse-tung destroyed many things in mainland China, among other things the written Chinese Characters, which had existed for hundreds if not thousands of years before him. Read morePublished on December 15, 2008 by Charles F. Wilkes