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The China book : a people, a place, a culture / Li-Yu Lai Hung.

By: Hung, Li-Yu Lai.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Cultures of the world: Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. : Black Dog Books, 2008Description: 29 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 30 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781742030203 (pbk.); 9781742030203 (pbk.); 1742030203 (pbk.).Subject(s): China -- Juvenile literature | China -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: C951
Contents:
A map of China -- Beijing -- Chinese New Year -- Calligraphy -- The Chinese dragon -- The dragon boat festival -- The ghost festival -- Religion and belief -- Kung fu -- Delicious food -- Masks of China -- The Chinese zodiac -- The terracotta warriors -- The great wall of China -- Chinese kites -- Paper cutting -- Chinese language -- The moon festival.
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Take a glimpse inside The China Book, and explore the wonders of the people, the place and the culture.Did you know that Chinese people have a holiday especially for ghosts? Or that Taoists believe that ordinary people are capable of becoming superheroes? A visually stunning adventure through this fascinating ancient culture.

Includes index.

A map of China -- Beijing -- Chinese New Year -- Calligraphy -- The Chinese dragon -- The dragon boat festival -- The ghost festival -- Religion and belief -- Kung fu -- Delicious food -- Masks of China -- The Chinese zodiac -- The terracotta warriors -- The great wall of China -- Chinese kites -- Paper cutting -- Chinese language -- The moon festival.

Primary, intermediate.

For primary school age.

Includes index.

"Cultures of the world."

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