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The Resource Adventures on the ancient Silk Road, Priscilla Galloway with Dawn Hunter

Adventures on the ancient Silk Road, Priscilla Galloway with Dawn Hunter

Label
Adventures on the ancient Silk Road
Title
Adventures on the ancient Silk Road
Statement of responsibility
Priscilla Galloway with Dawn Hunter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces readers to three great historical figures: The monk Xuanzang, the conqueror Genghis Khan, and the merchant Marco Polo, who, years apart, each traveled the Silk Road, along different routes and for different motives. Photographs and art depicting the ancient routes and peoples bring to life the stories of these three explorers who changed history. Maps, sidebars and an afterword that updates the story of the Silk Road are also featured
Awards note
Red Maple Award 2011 nominee for non-fiction.
Dewey number
950
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Intermediate
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Adventures on the ancient Silk Road, Priscilla Galloway with Dawn Hunter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Silk Road and the seeker: Xuanzang -- The Silk Road and the warrior: Genghis Khan -- The Silk Road and the merchant: Marco Polo
Control code
AAY-6868
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 164 pages
Isbn
9781554511976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(Sirsi) BR116772
Label
Adventures on the ancient Silk Road, Priscilla Galloway with Dawn Hunter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Silk Road and the seeker: Xuanzang -- The Silk Road and the warrior: Genghis Khan -- The Silk Road and the merchant: Marco Polo
Control code
AAY-6868
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 164 pages
Isbn
9781554511976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(Sirsi) BR116772

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