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Ancient Chinese technology / Jennifer Culp.

Culp, Jennifer, 1985- author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood J 609.31 CUL (Text) 36626103773230 JUV New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781477788998 (library bound)
  • ISBN: 9781477788974 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 47 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Centuries of innovation -- The Bronze Age -- Jade: the jewel of China -- Precious white clay -- Ancient architecture -- Wooden ladders to heaven -- Luxurious silk -- Hot tea -- "Mixed beverages" -- Advanced horseback riding -- Horse-drawn chariots -- Rapid-fire crossbows -- Bang! gunpowder! -- Boom! fireworks! -- The invention of paper -- Moveable type printing -- The very first folding umbrellas -- Magnetic lodestone, an early compass -- Mechanism of the mechanical clock.
Target Audience Note: Grades 7-12.
Subject: Technology > China > History > Juvenile literature.
Science > China > History > Juvenile literature.
Inventions > China > History > Juvenile literature.
Discoveries in science > History > Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Ancient > Juvenile literature.

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