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The British Museum - Ancient China

The British Museum has a wealth of resources from Ancient / Imperial China. Use the following links to find information on: 

Religion in Ancient China

History for Kids has a number of useful links that discuss the various religions in ancient and modern-day China.

Check out the links below:

Crime & Punishment


Video's about Ancient China

History Channel - Religion in Ancient China

Terracotta Warriors


Life in Ancient China - Prezi


DK Find Out - Ancient China

DK Find Out Ancient China is an online encyclopedia that provides information on all aspects of life and history in ancient China. Click on the map of China below and follow the links to find out more.


Books about Ancient China in the Library

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Ancient China - Jane Shuter
Call Number: 931 SHU
ISBN: 1406206016
Publication Date: 2007

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Ancient China - Robert Nicholson & Claire Watts
Call Number: 931 NIC
ISBN: 0791027023
Publication Date: 1994

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Legacies from Ancient China - Anita Ganeri
Call Number: 931 GAN
ISBN: 1841380261
Publication Date: 1999

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Step into the Chinese Empire - Philip Steele
Call Number: 951 STE
ISBN: 1859677622
Publication Date: 1998

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China: Land of Dragons & Emperors - Adeline Yen Mah
Call Number: 951 MAH
ISBN: 9781741754674
Publication Date: 2008

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Chinese Emperors - Ma Yan
Call Number: 951.0092 MA
ISBN: 9781906347352
Publication Date: 2009

General Resources on Ancient China

  • Ancient China Life
    Ancient China Life is a website that covers a number of topics about Ancient China including occupations, capital cities, farming and Buddhism.
  • History for Kids: Ancient China
    History for Kids cover most aspects of life in ancient China and information is presented in an easy to understand format. Good for background information.
  • Wikipedia: Ancient China
    Wikipedia can be used for background research but students should not rely on it as their sole source of information. Needless it does cover most topics in considerable detail. Also has links to the Han Dynasty.
  • Everyday in Ancient China
    Everyday life in Ancient China has information about religion & philosophy, society, farming, food, weapons and houses.

Ancient Chinese Foods

Ancient Chinese Cities, Environment, Geography & Maps

The Great Wall of China


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