Wonderful Old Photos By John Thomson

The BBC has put up some wonderful old photos of China taken in the 19th Century by the Scottish photogragher John Thomson who visited China between 1868 and 1872.

Click here to see them:BBC NEWS | In Pictures | In pictures: 19th Century China

Author: Adam

My name is Adam. I have a degree in Chinese History from SOAS and a masters in International Politics focused on China from the same university. I have travelled around China 9 times and since 2000 I have travelled every year for two months. I guess I kind of like the place!

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