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The Resource China : a history, Cheryl Bardoe, The Field Museum

China : a history, Cheryl Bardoe, The Field Museum

Label
China : a history
Title
China
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Cheryl Bardoe, The Field Museum
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the history of one of the world's most influential civilisations. Based on the Cyrus Tang Hall of China exhibit at The Field Museum, China: A History traces the 7,000-year story of this diverse land. Full-colour maps, photos, and illustrations of the people, landscape, artifacts, and rare objects bring the history of this nation to life! Young readers learn about prehistoric China, follow the reign of emperors and dynasties, and come to understand how China became the world power that it is today. The book also explores the role of children and women in everyday life as well as how religion, politics, and economics shaped the deep traditions and dynamic changes of modern China. This book stands alone from the exhibition and is a go-to resource for young readers looking to learn more about this powerful nation. It includes a timeline, bibliography, and index
Summary
Traces the seven-thousand-year history of China, from pre-history and the dynastic period to the modern nation today, detailing how religion, politics, and economics shaped the traditions and dynamic changes of China.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10751858
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Bardoe, Cheryl
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
For ages 10+ years
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Field Museum of Natural History
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cyrus Tang Hall of China
  • Cyrus Tang Hall of China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
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a history
Label
China : a history, Cheryl Bardoe, The Field Museum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the permanent exhibition at the Field Museum: The Cyrus Tang Hall of China
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
There is no single China -- Prehistoric China -- The rise of dynasties -- Schools of thought -- On the world stage -- Looking to the future
Control code
000060956347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 163 pages
Isbn
9781419721212
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017046786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005804390
Label
China : a history, Cheryl Bardoe, The Field Museum
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the permanent exhibition at the Field Museum: The Cyrus Tang Hall of China
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
There is no single China -- Prehistoric China -- The rise of dynasties -- Schools of thought -- On the world stage -- Looking to the future
Control code
000060956347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 163 pages
Isbn
9781419721212
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017046786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005804390

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