Last Emperor, The
Grades: 3 - 5
Pu Yi became emperor of China at the age of three. But when the Qing Dynasty collapsed, the pampered ruler became a penniless gardener. Pu Yi's fascinating life story mirrors imperial China's stormy transformation into a Communist country.
Students explore the lives and times of the youngest rulers. Vivid illustrations and fact boxes provide details about education, family life, and culture during each monarch’s reign. Includes: a glossary, index, timeline, and map.
Hardcover, 32 pages.