This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Yellow River Valley - This place was in northern China and was where Neolithic tribes were centered in 1600 B.C.
The Ming Dynasty - This period was marked by Chinese dominance of the high seas and was known as the dragon throne.
The Treasure Fleet - This got its name after successful trade deals.
The Forbidden City - This place was built near the end of Zhu Di's reign and was eventually destroyed by fire.
Calicut - This group was found to be honest and trustworthy in their dealings with others...
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