The Chinese people have a passion for ceramics as they represent a historical significance in Chinese culture. The epitome of this artistic expression can be found in the famous terra cotta warriors in Xi'an from the Qin Dynasty. This simple story not only depicts the ceramic making process, but also highlights the vibrant and colorful toys and household items typically seen in Chinese families.
This book tells the story of a clay general who boasts being the smartest and bravest general of all. But is he really? What happens when shortcuts are taken? Children and adults alike will appreciate this funny lesson in humility. Find out more by watching an excerpt from the story.
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