The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient China

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The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient China

By Leonard Everett Fisher

Holiday House, Hardcover, 9780823416943, 36pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2003

Description
The people of ancient China believed in countless deities who brought good fortune or bad luck; good health, wealth, and happiness; success or failure to every aspect of life. Here are sixteen of these towering figures: their accomplishments, their deeds, their powers, and how they reflected the lives and activities of the mortals on Earth.