Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 22, 2018
by jenniferpuryear

Ten Things to Bring to Beijing

Today‚Äôs photo essay features a few things I learned in Beijing over the last two weeks. It was both fantastic and disorienting to live for a while in a city of 22 million people, the vast majority of whom do not speak English and whose cultural background includes emperors and concubines and Mao, Buddha and Confucius and the Tao. President Xi Jinping has just secured …

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