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Chinese paddle-wheel boats
They are warships.
Chinese canal locks
A grated chamber in canal used to raise or lower the water level.
The Great Stone Bridge
It was the world's first segmental arch bridge, with a span of 123 feet. It goes over the river Chiao Shui.
Chinese moveable type
Individual characters made of wood or metal that can be arranged to create a job for printing and then used over again.
A very thin, soft, absorbent paper, made in China from bamboo fiber, yellowish or grayish or straw-colored, used for proofs of engravings or wood-cuts, and occasionally also for lithographs
A hard, white pottery; also called china
mass production in China
To make similar items in quantity by using standardized designs and dividing labor among workers.
An explosive made of saltpeter and other materials.
A combination of science, magic, and philosophy that was practiced in medieval times.
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