This is a selection of resources on Sichuan available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet and is not meant to be an exhaustive list. If you know of or come across more useful resources, please drop us a note so that we can share them with our readers.
NLB print and digital resources
Beautiful Sichuan: Before and after the great Wenchuan earthquake
This book consists of four chapters. The first chapter provides an overview of the historical events that took place in Sichuan. The other three chapters introduce the topographical features and regional cultures through the descriptions of mountains, rivers and ethnic minorities.
All rights reserved, Singapore: Cengage Learning Asia, 2010.
Spicy Sichuan cooking
This cookbook features recipes for 30 all-time favourite Sichuan dishes.
Retrieved from Overdrive. (myLibrary ID is required to access this ebook.)
Chengdu: A rising economic star in western China
Chengdu, one of the main beneficiaries of the government’s policies to develop west China, has also attracted foreign investors due to its relatively cheap labour and land costs. However, Chengdu’s economy is still rather small and faces stiff competition from both domestic and international quarters. This publication profiles Chengdu, the provincial capital of Sichuan, detailing examples of economic transformations the city has undergone over the last decade.
All rights reserved, Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013.
Does water governance matter to water sector performance? Evidence from ten provinces in China
This paper assesses the data on water governance in 10 Chinese provinces (including Liaoning, Guangdong, Jiangsu and Sichuan) and explores the effects of water governance on the availability of water resources, the adequacy of drinking water and water productivity.
Retrieved from ProQuest Central. (myLibrary ID is required to access this database).
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