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The Resource At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui, Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen

At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui, Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen

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At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui
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At home in her tomb
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Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui
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Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen
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eng
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  • "...Unearths the mysteries of the Mawangdui (mah-wahng-dway) tombs, one of China's top archaeological finds of the last century. Miniature servants, mysterious silk paintings, scrolls of long-lost secrets, and the best preserved mummy in the world (the body of Lady Dai) are just some of the artifacts that shed light upon life in China during the Han dynasty."--Amazon.com
  • Presents the mysteries of the Mawangdui tombs, one of China's top archaeological finds of the last century, shedding light upon life in China during the Han dynasty. --Publisher's description
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Title
At home in her tomb
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Presents the mysteries of the Mawangdui tombs, one of China's top archaeological finds of the last century, shedding light upon life in China during the Han dynasty
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Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
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contains biographical information
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10301528
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DLC
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931/.215
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
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index present
LC call number
DS797.52.M393
LC item number
L58 2013
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1110
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non fiction
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juvenile
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Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui
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Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui
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Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen
At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui, Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen
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At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui, Christine Liu-Perkins ; illustrated by Sarah Brannen
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 78-79) and index
Contents
Introduction: Face-to-Face with Lady Dai -- Excavation of a Time Capsule -- The Mysterious Cadaver -- A House Underground -- All the Comforts of Home -- Lady Dai's Silk Treasures -- Library of Silk and Bamboo -- Conclusion: Time Capsule of Mawangdui -- Historical Note: Legacy of the Qin and Han Dynasties -- Time Line -- Glossary
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
80 pages
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9781580893701
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(reinforced for library use)
Lccn
2012024630
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color illustrations, color map

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