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The Chinese Thought of It: Amazing Inventions and Innovations

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Based on 11 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description


How Chinese ingenuity changed the world.

Acupuncture, gunpowder and the secrets to spinning silk are innovations that we have come to associate with China. But did you know that the Chinese also invented the umbrella? And toilet paper, initially made from rice straw clumped together, was first used in China!

Through the ages, the Chinese have used the resourc... More
Book Information
PublisherAnnick Press Limited
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages48
ISBN-10155451195X
ISBN-13978-1554511952
Publication Date10/30/2009
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About Ting-Xing Ye (Author) : Ting-Xing Ye is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Ting-Xing Ye include My Name Is Number 4: A True Story from the Cultural Revolution, Thro... more
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