9781785382918

All About: Formidable First Chinese Dynasties

by P S Quick

£2.99



ISBN: 9781785382918
  • Word Count15,168
  • Page Count114
  • Illustrations28 Colour Illustrations
  • SeriesAll About...

This book, filled with amazing facts and photographs, describes what life was like for people living in ancient China during the periods known as the Mythological, Historical and First Dynasty period of the Imperial era.

It covers the Xia Dynasty, Shang Dynasty, Zhou Dynasty, Qin Dynasty and Han Dynasty with information about the emperors who ruled as well as inventions and achievements in science, technology, engineering, literature, trade and much more.

An in-depth account is given of everyday life in each dynasty, including the doctrines of the time and the way they influenced the people of the time and their art.

The ‘All About’ series is an educational collection of books by P S Quick, and is targeted to interest ages 9 to 12+ but will fascinate readers of all ages. At the end of each book there is a quiz section for the reader, featuring 150 questions and answers.