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Author Liu-Perkins, Christine.
Title At home in her tomb : Lady Dai and the ancient Chinese treasures of Mawangdui / Christine Liu-Perkins ; with illustrations by Sarah S. Brannen.
Pub Info Watertown : Charlesbridge, 2014.
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Descript 80 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 29 cm.
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Audience 1110L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 2 2 164070
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 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.
Summary 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.
Subject Material culture -- Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng) -- Juvenile literature.
Tombs -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng) -- Juvenile literature.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng) -- Juvenile literature.
Treasure troves -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng) -- Juvenile literature.
Material culture -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng) -- Juvenile literature.
Treasure troves -- Juvenile literature.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng)
Tombs -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng)
Human remains (Archaeology) -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng)
Buried treasure -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng)
Material culture -- China -- Changsha (Hunan Sheng)
Mawangdui Site (China) -- Juvenile literature.
China -- History -- Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D. -- Juvenile literature.
Changsha (Hunan Sheng, China) -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.
Changsha (Hunan Sheng, China) -- Antiquities.
Mawangdui Site (China)
China -- History -- Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D.
Add Author Brannen, Sarah S., illustrator.
ISBN 9781580893701
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