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The Resource Ancient China : step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures, Philip Steele ; consultant : Jessie Lim

Ancient China : step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures, Philip Steele ; consultant : Jessie Lim

Label
Ancient China : step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures
Title
Ancient China
Title remainder
step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele ; consultant : Jessie Lim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Travel back through the centuries to uncover the secrets of the world's oldest continuous civilization--the Chinese Empire. Discover fascinating facts about their way of life, the clothes people wore, the entertainments they enjoyed, and the food they liked to eat. Amazing projects enable to re-create the past: fly a dragon kite, cook red bean soup, and build a model of a Han house
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10284842
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steele, Philip
Dewey number
931
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hands-on history!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures
Label
Ancient China : step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures, Philip Steele ; consultant : Jessie Lim
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
An ancient civilization -- The Middle Kingdom -- Makers of history -- The Sons of Heaven -- Religions and beliefs -- Chinese society -- Towns and cities -- Houses and gardens -- Home comforts -- Family life -- Farming and crops -- Fine food -- Markets and trade -- Medicine and science -- Feats of engineering -- Famous inventions -- Stone relics -- Workers of metal -- Porcelain and lacquer -- The secret of silk -- Dress and ornament -- Chinese art -- The written word -- Musicians and performers -- Games and pastimes -- Travel by land -- Junks and sampans -- Soldiers and weapons -- Festivals and customs
Control code
959120
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781843229698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781843229698
  • (OCoLC)798411154
Label
Ancient China : step into the time of the Chinese Empire, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 300 exciting pictures, Philip Steele ; consultant : Jessie Lim
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
An ancient civilization -- The Middle Kingdom -- Makers of history -- The Sons of Heaven -- Religions and beliefs -- Chinese society -- Towns and cities -- Houses and gardens -- Home comforts -- Family life -- Farming and crops -- Fine food -- Markets and trade -- Medicine and science -- Feats of engineering -- Famous inventions -- Stone relics -- Workers of metal -- Porcelain and lacquer -- The secret of silk -- Dress and ornament -- Chinese art -- The written word -- Musicians and performers -- Games and pastimes -- Travel by land -- Junks and sampans -- Soldiers and weapons -- Festivals and customs
Control code
959120
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781843229698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781843229698
  • (OCoLC)798411154

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