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China's first emperor and his terracotta warriors / Frances Wood.

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 931.04 WOO (Text) 32604000145518 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 931.04 WOO (Text) 34330512262438 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 921 QINSHIHU (Text) 36825000660991 Non-Fiction Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL B QIN SHI HUANG WOO (Text) 30419101075725 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 931.04 WOO (Text) 30032010440045 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch B HUANG, WOOD (Text) 33946002149826 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780312381127 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: ix, 209 pages : illustrations, map ; 22cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published under title: The first emperor of China. London : Profile, 2007.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: elephants, steamed duck and warring states -- The heart of a tiger or wolf -- The grand scribe's records and the place of the sleeping tiger -- The cunning councillor -- Cowboys and indians or Confucianism and Legalism -- The height of legal responsibility -- This species of fortification: the Great Wall -- The burning of the books -- Making everything the same -- The supreme forest and the hall of 10,000 guests -- The drugs of immortality -- Seas of mercury, pearl stars and an army of 8,000 men -- The First Emperor and the Great Helmsman.
Subject: Qin shi huang, Emperor of China, 259 B.C.-210 B.C.
China > History > Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C.
China > Kings and rulers > Biography.

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