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Author Compestine, Ying Chang.

Title Secrets of the terra-cotta soldier / Ying Chang Compestine, Vinson Compestine.

Publication Info. New York : Amulet Books, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 Enfield, Main Library - Children's Department  J F COMPESTI    Withdrawn
Description 224 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary Through the stories of a terra-cotta soldier who has survived through the centuries, thirteen-year-old Ming, a village boy in 1970s China, learns the history of Emperor Qin, known both for building the Great Wall of China and for burying scholars alive, and how and why the terra-cotta soldiers came to be.
Subject Qin shi huang, Emperor of China, 259 B.C.-210 B.C. -- Juvenile fiction.
Kings and rulers -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- History -- Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C. -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- History -- 1949-1976 -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- Antiquities -- Fiction.
Qin shi huang, Emperor of China, 259-210 B.C. -- Fiction.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C. -- Fiction.
China -- History -- 1949-1976 -- Fiction.
Added Author Compestine, Vinson.
ISBN 9781419705403 (hbk.)
1419705407 (hbk.)
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