Tools and Treasures of Ancient China

Tools and Treasures of Ancient China

by Candice Ransom

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Overview

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!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467723800
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Searchlight Books - What Can We Learn from Early Civilizations? Series
Pages: 40
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

Glossary 38

Learn More about Ancient China 39

Index 40

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