Have you ever worn silk? Eaten Rice? Used a calendar? All these things came from ancient China. More than two thousand years ago, the ancient Chinese invented tools and treasures that still shape our lives. Find out where the ancient Chinese lived, what their lives were like, and what happened to them. Discover how they changed the world!
|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Series:||Searchlight Books - What Can We Learn from Early Civilizations? Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.10(d)|
|Lexile:||580L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||8 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Candice Ransom is the author of 150 books for children. She holds an MFA from Vermont College and an MA in children's literature from Hollins University. She currently teaches in Hollins University's graduate program in children's literature.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Ancient Chinese 4
Chapter 2 Daily Life 12
Chapter 3 The Culture of Ancient China 22
Chapter 4 Imperial China 32
Learn More about Ancient China 39