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The Yangtze


I was asked if I were religious, while standing at the rail of a cruise ship with a fellow traveler on the Yangtze River.
Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  the longest river of Asia; flows eastward from Tibet, through China and empties into the East China Sea near Shanghai
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Yangtze River The Yangtze
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Known as Chang Jiang to the Chinese and with many regional names along its route. It is the third longest in the world. (The longest is the Nile in Africa and second longest is the Amazon in South America.)
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  • I was asked if I were religious, while standing at the rail of a cruise ship with a fellow traveler on the Yangtze River.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • We sailed down the Yangtze to Nanking, and then took a train for Shanghai.
    James Hilton  --  Lost Horizon
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Associated words [difficulty]:   The Yangtze [9] , Gobi [6] , Great Wall [6] , Tiananmen Square [7] , Yellow River [9] , The Hudson [2] , Rio Grande River [3] , The Seine [4] , The Thames [4] , Ganges [5] , The Charles [5] , The Tiber [5] , Euphrates [7] , The Tigris [7] , The Volga [7] , Amazon River [8] , The Danube [8] , Rubicon [9] , The Elbe [9] , Yellow River [9]
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