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Emperor's Silent Army, The

Emperor's Silent Army, The

by Jane O'Connor

While digging a new well during a drought in 1974, three farmers in Lintong County of the People's Republic of China uncovered a head made of terracotta. Archeologists soon discovered an army of thousands of clay warriors that guarded the tomb of China's first emperor, Qin Shihuang.

Ages
9, 10, 11
Interest Level
Grades 4 - 6
Grade Level Equivalent
6.7
Lexile Measure
980L
Guided Reading
NR
Number of Pages
48
Genre
Informational Text

About the Author

Jane O'Connor Since the publication of "Fancy Nancy", Jane O'Connor's closet now boasts so many boas, tiaras, and sparkly ensembles that sometimes friends do not recognize her on the street. She still resides (that's a fancy word for lives) in New York City with her family and their canine companion, Arrow.

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