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Made in China, Ideas and Inventions from Ancient China



Explore ancient China’s scientific discoveries and technology in this lively account of people, ideas and social change. Inside you will find out how the Chinese:

Drilled wells for natural gas to light their streets

Made jackets, hats, and shoes from paper

Raised insects for silk to produce cloth

Created compasses to find the best placement for buildings and graves

Cured diseases with acupuncture needles

Guarded the crossbow as a top-level military secret

Invented rudders and moveable sails so their ships could sail into the wind. (and more. . .)

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(ISBN: 1-881896-14-5)

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