The Great Wall of China, 1st Edition

  • Cindy Jenson-Elliott
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  • ISBN-10: 1601525354
  • ISBN-13: 9781601525352
  • DDC: 931
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Built over two millennia, the Great Wall of China is one of the longest man-made structures in the world. The story of the Great Wall is an epic of opposing forces: hard labor and high achievement; power and powerlessness; literate culture and untamed nomads.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Important Events in the History of the Great Wall of China.
2: Great Wall, Great People.
3: Before the Great Wall.
4: The Unification of China and the First Great Wall.
5: China’s Relationships with the Tribes of the North.
6: The Mongol Threat and the Ming Dynasty.
7: The Great Wall in Modern Times.
Source Notes.
8: Facts About the Great Wall of China.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.