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Dragons are used as decorations everywhere and described in terms of the dragon: dragon-throne, dragon-robe, dragon-bed, dragon-boat calling an emperor dragon-face was a supreme compliment the dragon brings upon the essence of life, in the form of its celestial breath, known to many as sheng chi. China: land of dragons and emperors, by adeline yen mah, is a nonfiction book about the history of china it starts off with an author’s note to the reader and then the author writes about meaningful chinese symbols. China: land of dragons and emperors (kindle edition) published june 9th 2009 by delacorte books for young readers kindle edition, 256 pages.
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Mah (chinese cinderella) brings east to west in this concise, reader-friendly history of china that contains more than 80 photographs of famous figures and artifactsspanning 2,000 years of strife. Holiday in china, the land of dragons and emperors holiday in china, the land of dragons and emperors from rickshaw tours around the streets of beijing to cycling on the old city wall of xi’an, there is never a dull moment in china. Seat of state the dragon was the symbol on the imperial flag and other imperial objects, including the throne or imperial utensil the dragon was said to have the power to become visible or invisible—in short, the dragon was a factotum in the divinity business of the chinese emperors the dragon was the crest on royal monuments. China: land of dragons and emperors was written by adeline yen mah and in a linear way, first looking at myth, then moving through recorded history the opportunity to delve into a truly fascinating and ancient culture.
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