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6 edition of Letters Back to Ancient China found in the catalog.

Letters Back to Ancient China

by Herbert Rosendorfer

  • 294 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Dedalus, .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • German Novel And Short Story,
  • Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literary,
  • Alternative History,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • 221 B.C.-960 A.D.,
  • China,
  • Civilization,
  • Munich (Germany),
  • Time travel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMike Mitchell (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8768522M
    ISBN 101903517397
    ISBN 109781903517390

    ABBIE SZENDREY 1ST PERIOD Q-Quetta U-Upanishads -The town is believed to have its name from the ancient fort that protected the roads to Afghanistan, Persia and India -It became the largest garrison in British India -In it came under the control of the Khan of Kalat, who. Created for 6th grade Ancient Egypt units and correlates to National Social Studies Standards: 2. Early civilizations (India, Egypt, China and Mesopotamia) with unique governments, economic systems, social structures, religions, technologies and agricultural practices and products flourished as a result of favorable geographic characteristics.

    History for Kids >> Ancient China Acupuncture - An ancient Chinese treatment for healing that uses needles placed in various areas of the skin. Bamboo - A fast growing grass that grows very tall and with hollow stems like a tube. The Chinese found numerous uses for bamboo including paper, buildings, furniture, and musical instruments. Buddhism - One of the three major religions of China. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® 5% Back on All B&N Purchases. Learn More. Download the Free NOOK App. Millions of eBooks to Read Instantly. Learn More. Become a B&N Member. Members Save Every Day. Learn More.

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Get this from a library. Letters Back to Ancient China. [Herbert Rosendorfer] -- A 10th-century Chinese mandarin travels forward in time, and writes letters home reporting on the strange land of 'Zha-ma-ni' in which he is surrounded by giants with big noses, and frightened by the.

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Letters Back to Ancient China Herbert Rosendorfer has combined a career as a District Court Judge in Munich with the writing of fiction, travel books, and radio and tv plays.

Bibliographic information. Title: Letters Back to Ancient China Dedalus Europe Dedalus Europe Europe Series:5/5(1). Letters Back to Ancient China / Briefe in die chinesische Vergangenheit is a German book about the adventures of the time-travelling medieval Chinese mandarin Kao-tai.

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Herbert Rosendorfer: Letters Back to Ancient China Second letter (Saturday, 17th July) My dear friend Dji-gu, The future is an abyss. I think I wrote that on the note I placed at the contact point for you three days ago (I hope it reached you so that you will not be worrying about my safe arrival).

A scroll (from the Old French escroe or escroue), is a roll of papyrus, parchment, or paper containing writing. The history of scrolls dates back to ancient Egypt. In most ancient literate cultures scrolls were the earliest format for longer documents written in ink or paint on a flexible background, preceding bound books; rigid media such as clay tablets were also used but had many.

One of the oldest preserved books in China, the Art of War has affected millennia of military strategy, both in the East and the West. That said, even those who aren’t leading an army can learn something from Sun’s ancient wisdom.

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Nian is a mythological monster in Ancient China. Nian would visit a village to scare everyone, until one day a person was wearing a red tunic, and dropped a pot. Because this scared him, every Chinese New Year people wear red and make noise. Chinese civilization originated in various city-states along the Yellow River (Chinese: 黃河; pinyin: Huáng Hé) valley in the Neolithic era.

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