Ancient China

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This title presents in detail the culture and history of Ancient China as a significant ancient civilizations of the world. This series is intended for upper elementary school students.

Upper elementary and early middle school students looking for a comprehensive treatment of the major ancient civilizations in world history will find this series a valuable resource. These 48-page books help students uncover the key historical and cultural elements of 10 major ancient empires ...

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Overview

This title presents in detail the culture and history of Ancient China as a significant ancient civilizations of the world. This series is intended for upper elementary school students.

Upper elementary and early middle school students looking for a comprehensive treatment of the major ancient civilizations in world history will find this series a valuable resource. These 48-page books help students uncover the key historical and cultural elements of 10 major ancient empires that influenced the world. The 10 titles in the series specifically cover the following areas in each civilization: history, politics, religion, arts, exploration, leisure activities and other topics important to the specific civilization. Civilizations in the series include: Ancient Athens, Sparta, China, Babylon, Egypt, India, Byzantine, Assyria, Celts, and Aztecs.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781612282770
  • Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/15/2012
  • Series: Explore Ancient Worlds Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Incredible Rumor-Bizarre Story! 5

Sidebar: Qin Shi Huangdi and the Great Wall 9

Chapter 2

House, Home, and Clothing 11

Sidebar: The Discovery of Silk 15

Chapter 3

Men, Women and Food 17

Sidebar: Foot Binding 23

Chapter 4

Daily Life 25

Sidebar: Confucius 31

Chapter 5

The Truth Revealed 33

Sidebar: The Han Dynasty 37

Ancient Recipe: Chinese Com Soup 38

Ancient Craft: Feng Shui 40

Timeline 42

Chapter Notes 44

Works Consulted 45

On the Internet 45

Further Reading 46

Glossary 47

Index 48

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