The Shang and Other Chinese Dynasties by Charlie Samuels
  

The Shang and Other Chinese Dynasties

Written by Charlie Samuels
Illustrated by
Part of the Technology in the Ancient World Series

RRP £12.99

Synopsis

The Shang and Other Chinese Dynasties by Charlie Samuels

Explore the technological advances in Ancient China, from the development of farming and water management to the manufacture of silk, and the invention of gunpowder, printed books and coins. From building techniques and making textiles to creating accurate calendars and understanding the human body. Six books that show how each civilisation gradually developed their knowledge and applied it, making advances that would dramatically and permanently change how people lived. A perfect aid to teaching the history Curriculum at KS2 or 8-11 year olds.

About the Author

Charlie Samuels studied at the University of Oxford before beginning a career in publishing that has lasted over 20 years. He has written hundreds of articles and dozens of books for younger readers, particularly about historical, cultural and military subjects. He has also contributed to and edited many illustrated reference encyclopedias for the British and American markets. He lives in London, where his nephews and godchildren are happy to tell him how to be a better writer.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages

Author

Charlie Samuels
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

23rd July 2015

ISBN

9781445142609


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