by Mel Friedman


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531207260
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/28/2008
Series: Scholastic True Book Series: Geography
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 811,496
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 680L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Think Big!: Which Chinese invention went off with a big bang?     7
A Place of Wonders: What is known as the "Sea of Death"?     11
Son of Heaven: Which color were ordinary Chinese people forbidden to wear?     17
The Greatest Wall: What did guards in the Great Wall's watchtowers look out for?     22
Strange but Beautiful: What is so special about Chinese art and music?     25
Chinese Ways: Which animals were considered lucky in ancient China?     31
East Meets West: What is the Mongolian Cow Yogurt Super Girl Contest?     37
True Statistics     43
Resources     44
Important Words     46
Index     47
About the Author     48

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