The Yangtze: China's Majestic River

The Yangtze: China's Majestic River

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791713

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Description

The mighty Yangtze Riverthe third-longest river in the worldis the birthplace of Chinese civilization. This intriguing book takes readers along this ancient transportation route, strategic natural boundary, and lifeblood of an agricultural society. The near completion of the Three Gorges Dam has displaced more than a million people and changed the river's ecosystem dramatically.

Reading Level
Lexile
1088L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Z
ATOS
7.6
DRA
80
Categories
Genre
Geography Nature People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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