Ancient Chinese dynasties
by
 
Jenson-Elliott, Cynthia L.

Title
Ancient Chinese dynasties

Author
Jenson-Elliott, Cynthia L.

ISBN
9781601527387

Physical Description
96 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.

Contents
What conditions led to ancient Chinese dynasties? -- Unity under empire : the Qin and Han dynasties -- The rise of northern dynasties -- The golden age of dynastic rule : the Song and Ming dynasties -- China's ancient dynastic legacy.

Abstract
China is one of earth's oldest civilizations. Throughout much of its history, China was ruled by powerful dynasties who controlled the lives of ordinary Chinese people in countless ways. Today, China's dynastic history is visible in everything from art and language to large-scale building projects such as the Great Wall and the bureaucratic structure of society itself.

Subject Term
Royal houses -- China -- History -- Juvenile literature.

Geographic Term
China -- History -- 221 B.C.-960 A.D. -- Juvenile literature.
 
China -- Kings and rulers -- Juvenile literature.
 
China -- History -- 960-1644 -- Juvenile literature.

Series
Understanding world history
 
Understanding world history series.

Target Audience Note
Grade 9 to 12.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., 2015.


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookTEEN HISTORY 951 JENSON32530607468129Main JCPLTeen Collection