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By Ann Martin Bowler,Lak-Khee Tay-Audouard

Join the chinese language admiral and his team as they conflict pirates and raging storms during this superbly illustrated chinese language historical past booklet for kids.

Did you recognize that eighty five years sooner than Columbus came upon the USA, chinese language ships longer than a soccer box sailed hundreds of thousands of miles via unknown oceans and visited greater than 30 countries? it really is true!

Adventures of the Treasure Fleet: China Discovers that World is the superb tale of those seven epic voyages and their larger-than-life commander, Admiral Zheng He. starting in 1405, Admiral Zheng He led greater than three hundred big, brightly-painted ships around the South China Sea to the Indian Ocean and the entire solution to the far away coast of Africa. The admiral and his workforce battled pirates and raging storms, and have been surprised by means of the folk and methods of existence in far-off lands. At every one port, chinese language items have been traded for pearls, necessary stones, herbs and drugs that have been given as tribute to China's strong emperor whilst the ships' back home.

Filled with historic evidence, Adventures of the Treasure Fleet brings a lovely piece of historical past to lifestyles. Gracefully advised and wonderfully illustrated, the story's speedy speed will hold childrens captivated whereas delivering sufficient details to fulfill curious readers of all ages.

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