Tales From 5000 Years Of Chinese History

Author: Lin Handa
Editor: Shanghai Press
ISBN: 9781602201125
Size: 18,61 MB
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With readable and enternatining stories from China's past, this book is a unique addition to the field of Chinese history. Open these pages to discover the great figures of Chinese history: Du Yu, the tamer of floods; Qin Shihuang, the First Emperor of China; Confucius, the great philosopher; Sima Qian, the great historian; and the unforgettable villain, Cao Cao. Tales from 5000 Years of Chinese History covers the history of China in an anecdotal fashion that makes each event come alive. Entertaining and informative, this ambitious narrative will enlighten all those who wish to know more about the chronicles of the Middle Kingdom.

Tales From 5000 Years Of Chinese History

Author: Handa Lin
Size: 12,51 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This Is China

Author: Haiwang Yuan
Editor: Berkshire Publishing
ISBN: 1933782765
Size: 12,89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This Is China contains, in brief, everything we need to know about 5,000 years of history, 30 years of "opening," and a future that promises to shape the 21st century for all of us. Drawn from the vast resources of the Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, this concise 120-page book is recommended for classroom use, curriculum development, and student review.

The Magic Lotus Lantern And Other Tales From The Han Chinese

Author: Haiwang Yuan
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591582946
Size: 19,59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Focusing specifically on the stories of the Han Chinese (the largest ethnic group in China, numbering over a billion people), this collection presents more than 50 tales, both well known and obscure--from "Monkeys Fishing the Moon" and "The Butterfly Lovers" to "Painted Skin" and "Dragon Princess." These are stories that will enchant listeners of all ages, while providing a glimpse into Chinese traditions and ways of thought. To further enhance cultural understanding, the tales are supplemented with historical and cultural background, notes on storytelling, crafts and games, recipes, proverbs, color photos, a map, a glossary, and more.

Selected Essays On China S Education Research And Review Volume 2

Author: Gang Ding
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 9004409769
Size: 20,52 MB
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Selected Essays on China’s Education: Research and Review (4 volumes) consists of 22 most influential theses on the history and tradition of Chinese Education. These essays explore important educational and cultural issues in China with a transcultural perspective.

Ullmann S Food And Feed 3 Volume Set

Author: Wiley-VCH
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527339906
Size: 10,12 MB
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A compilation of 58 carefully selected, topical articles from the Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, this three-volume handbook provides a wealth of information on economically important basic foodstuffs, raw materials, additives, and processed foods, including a section on animal feed. It brings together the chemical and physical characteristics, production processes and production figures, main uses, toxicology and safety information in one single resource. More than 40 % of the content has been added or updated since publication of the 7th edition of the Encyclopedia in 2011 and is available here in print for the first time. The result is a "best of Ullmann's", bringing the vast knowledge to the desks of professionals in the food and feed industries.

Chinese Festivals

Author: S. K. Mishra
ISBN: 9781677069095
Size: 16,67 MB
Format: PDF
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Chinese festivals, characterized by numerous traditional themes, are an integral part of China's rich history and culture. Well, Chinese social history is about 5000 years old. Obviously, Chinese culture (中华文化) and its values are one of the world's oldest existing social norms. In fact, the Chinese cultural legacies are a unique feature in the East and South East Asia. As such, there is a very close association between many of the traditional Chinese festivals, science, the lunar calendar and solar terms. Needless is to say, understanding Chinese festivals are very important to intuitively feel China's rich cultural heritage. The current book volume, Chinese Festivals, is a Chinese reading practice book. It introduces the 10 most important festivals in China (中国十大重要节日). The volume, 1st in the "Introduction to Chinese Culture Series", includes both the Chinese text (simplified characters) and pinyin. With about 1000 unique Chinese characters, the volume would be suitable for the beginners, lower intermediate and advanced level Chinese language learners (HSK 1-6). Overall, the Reading Series offers you a variety of elementary level books (Level 1/2/3) to learn Chinese culture as well as practice Chinese reading fast. Paperback Edition: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1677069090 Kindle Edition: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082W7QN6J The book has 10 chapters in the following order: Chapter 1: Spring Festival (第一章:春节) Chapter 2: Dragon Boat Festival (第二章:端午节) Chapter 3: Qingming Festival (第三章:清明节) Chapter 4: Mid-Autumn Festival (第四章:中秋节) Chapter 5: Lantern Festival (第五章:元宵节) Chapter 6: Chongyang Festival (第六章:重阳节) Chapter 7: National Day (第七章:国庆节) Chapter 8: New Year's Day (第八章:元旦) Chapter 9: Mother's Day (第九章:母亲节) Chapter 10: Teacher's Day (第十章:教师节)