At Home in Her Tomb: Lady Dai and the Ancient Chinese Treasures of Mawangdui

By Christine Liu-Perkins
Illustrators Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Charlesbridge Imprint Charlesbridge ISBN


Awards and Honors <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Books of 2014, Middle-Grade Books; <i>Booklist</i> Editors’ Choice 2014, Nonfiction, Middle Readers; <i>Booklist</i> Lasting Connections 2014, Social Studies; New York Public Library, 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2014, Nonfiction; NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K–12: 2015

At Home in Her Tomb: Lady Dai and the Ancient Chinese Treasures of Mawangdui

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China: Over two thousand years ago, Lady Dai was buried with her family. In 1972, their tombs were discovered, and Lady Dai’s body was remarkably preserved. Time line of the Qin and early Han dynasties. Glossary. Author’s note. Index. Full-color photographs and watercolor illustrations.
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