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Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel And Bridge - Tunnel
... Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel Entrance to the tunnel Overview Location Shanghai Coordinates 31°58′14″N 118°38′28″E / 31.9706°N 118.6411°E / 31.9706 118.6411 Start Wuhaogou ...
Steamboats On The Yangtze River - Commercial Involvement
... The Jardine company pushed inland up the Yangtze River on which a specially designed fleet was built to meet all requirements of the river trade ... In 1901 the gunboat Orly was detached from the Far East Squadron for a cruise up the Yangtze Kiang ... to Shanghai, where she regularly patrolled the lower Yangtze River up to Nanking and Wuhu ...
Hankou
... It stands north of the Han and Yangtze Rivers where the Han falls into the Yangtze ... Hankou is connected by bridges to its former sister cities Hanyang (between Han and Yangtze) and Wuchang (on the south side of he Yangtze) ...
Steamboats On The Yangtze River - Increased US Presence
... Yangtze boats were involved in the Nanjing Incident in 1927 when the Communists and Nationalists broke into open war ... protected American interests in China down the entire length of the Yangtze, at times convoying U.S ... China in the 1920s, Palos was especially busy patrolling the upper Yangtze against bands of warlord soldiers and outlaws ...
Second Encirclement Campaign Against Honghu Soviet - First Stage
... and a brigade of the nationalist 48th Division crossed the Yangtze River and attacked the communist base on the southern bank of the Yangtze River ... the communists decided to split their forces into two, operating on both banks of the Yangtze River, and once the nationalists were stretched out to thin, the communists would counterattack ... were to defend their base on the southern bank of the Yangtze River, and reestablish their base in the northern bank of the Yangtze River when possible, and if the enemy was overstretched and provided the ...

Famous quotes containing the word yangtze:

    In the Yangtze River waves push the waves ahead; so in life new people constantly replace the old ones.
    Chinese proverb.

    Bodhidharma sailing the Yangtze on a reed
    Lenin in a sealed train through Germany
    Hsuan Tsang, crossing the Pamirs
    Joseph, Crazy Horse, living the last free
    starving high-country winter of their tribes.
    Surrender into freedom revolt into slavery—
    Gary Snyder (b. 1930)