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Publisher Description

Over the centuries, Chinese civilization has produced many important inventions and innovations, including paper, printing, porcelain, the magnetic compass, and gunpowder. Similarly, China has produced a host of exceptional and accomplished individuals in all fields of human endeavor. Famous People of China profiles a handful of remarkable figures from China's long history. Among the intriguing people included in this volume are Confucius, China's most influential philosopher; the emperor Qin Shihuang, who unified China and built the Great Wall; the beloved poet Su Dongpo; and Zheng He, whose epic seagoing expeditions predated the famous Spanish and Portuguese voyages of exploration by more than half a century.

GENRE
Young Adult
RELEASED
2014
September 2
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
120
Pages
PUBLISHER
Mason Crest
SELLER
Simon & Schuster Canada
SIZE
17
MB

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