China

China is an area of the Far East. For Known World purposes, it comprises the eastern areas of the modern nation of China.

Physical

In the northwest of China is Inner Mongolia, including the fabled Xanadu. In Northern China is the capital of Peking and the Yellow River. In the northeast is Manchuria. In Central China is the Yangtze River, which flows past the cities of Chungking, Nanking and Shanghai. In Southern China is the Pearl River and such cities as Hong Kong and Macao.

Points of Interest

Great Wall

Shaolin Monastery

Characters

Confucius

Lao-Tse

Boddhisatva (Shaolin)

Kublai Khan (Peking, Xanadu)

Marco Polo

Monkey

General Tso

Dowager Empress

Sun Yat Sen

Wong Fei Hong

Fu Manchu

Mao Tse-Tung

Madame Mao

Chiang Kai-Shek

Dragon Lady (Macao)

John Birch (d. 1945)

Mandrake (Xanadu)

China

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