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If I Were a Kid in Ancient China: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)

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Synopsis:

What modern boy or girl wouldnt want to be called “Precious Child,” as parents in ancient China referred to their children? Or wear a beautiful silk brocade jacket, as wealthy youngsters did? Or nibble on a crunchy roasted cricket? This fun book explores every aspect of life for Chinese children “way back when,” from distinctive toys like a live “pet” dragonfly to hand-made lesson books to shopping at the exciting markets or strolling down the Silk Road in search of treasures. Vivid illustrations, detailed historical background, and a glossary bring this intriguing time to life for young readers.

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ISBN:
9780812679311
Author:
Sheldon, Ken
Publisher:
Cricket Books
Other:
Waryncia, Lou
Author:
Cobblestone Publishing
Subject:
Children
Subject:
Ancient
Subject:
China
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
Asia - China
Subject:
Ancient - Egypt
Subject:
China - Social life and customs - 221 B.C.-
Subject:
Children -- China.
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
If I Were a Kid in. . .
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 1 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photos and illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in 11 oz
Age Level:
07-10

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Children's » History » Ancient
History and Social Science » World History » Ancient Near East
History and Social Science » World History » China
History and Social Science » World History » General
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What modern boy or girl wouldnt want to be called “Precious Child,” as parents in ancient China referred to their children? Or wear a beautiful silk brocade jacket, as wealthy youngsters did? Or nibble on a crunchy roasted cricket? This fun book explores every aspect of life for Chinese children “way back when,” from distinctive toys like a live “pet” dragonfly to hand-made lesson books to shopping at the exciting markets or strolling down the Silk Road in search of treasures. Vivid illustrations, detailed historical background, and a glossary bring this intriguing time to life for young readers.
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