Silk road style house in China.

China

Pictures from the Silk Road

http://www.travelchinaguide.com/picture/silk-road/

Maps of China
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/china.html

China & the Silk Road, a Brief History
http://www.aasianst.org/EAA/silkroad.htm

China Institute
http://www.chinainstitute.org/

Chinese Current Events, Xinhua
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/

Chinese Silk Road Art & Artifacts
http://gallery.sjsu.edu/silkroad/culture.htm

Human Rights in China (HRIC) monitors the implementation of international human rights standards in the People's Republic of China and carries out human rights advocacy and education among Chinese people inside and outside the country.

Special Report: Nonviolent Struggle in China: An Eyewitness Account, Bruce Jenkins and Gene Sharp. Both men were in Beijing studying the pro-democracy movement when the government crackdown occurred. They conducted interviews with student leaders and participants in the movement and observed daily events in Tiananmen Square leading up to the June 4 massacre. 

China Site.com: Democracy and Dissidents - The Complete Reference contains links to Chinese political magazines, Tiananmen related websites, and sites that address democracy and human rights in China and Hong Kong.