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China Through Time: A 2,500 Year Journey along the World's Greatest Canal

China Through Time: A 2,500 Year Journey along the World's Greatest Canal (PDF ebook)

Take an unforgettable time-travelling journey through Chinese history with this beautifully illustrated history ebook for children. Spanning 2,500 years and 1,794 km (1,115 miles), from Hangzhou in the south to Beijing in the north, China Through Time tells the fascinating story ...of China's Grand Canal - the world's longest and oldest canal. Meet emperors, armies, and soldiers from early Chinese history, and follow the construction and development of the Grand Canal up the present day.Stunning, panoramic illustrations and lively, engaging text bring key periods and turning points in the canal's history to life. Cutaway views showing the interior of boats and buildings and simple annotations highlighting important characters and places provide a wealth of detail that will stimulate children's interest in the history of China. Children will also love searching for the time-travelling cat who appears in the artworks, drawing them further into the hustle and bustle of each scene. Perfect for parents and children to pore over and discuss together time and again, China Through Time also makes a gorgeous gift or collector's item. Fun, interactive, and includes compelling detail, it vividly presents Chinese history to children as they have never seen it before.
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ISBN 9780241444719
Published 2 Jan 2020
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Available in PDF format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780241444719
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Released 2 Jan 2020
Publication Country
Format PDF ebook
Category History
General Picture Books
Historical Figures & Biographies
Monarchs & Royalty
Knights & Crusaders
Reformers & Philanthropists
Explorers & Discoverers
Invaders, Settlers & Colonizers
Pirates & Outlaws
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Indigenous Peoples
Asian / Middle Eastern History
Places & Peoples: General Interest
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 951
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years