About the Author
Fluent in Mandarin, DORI JONES YANG was a foreign correspondent in China for "Business Week." She also wrote a business book about Starbucks Coffee Company. She and her family have traveled to Mongolia and visited the site of Xanadu, now in ruins, and the site of Khubilai Khan's palace at Khanbalik, which is now the Forbidden City in Beijing. "From the Hardcover edition."