From the Pangu, Nu Wa, Hou Yi, age of mythology China has more than 5000 years China long history; It has been 4600 years since Three Emperors and Five Sovereigns . 4100 years from the Xia Dynasty; It has been 2200 years since Chinese first unified centra
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Jun 27

Was China a super power in ancient times?

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Was China a super power in ancient times?

China has been a global superpower in almost every historical period. The only exception was the century of humiliation (18501949), or during the imperialism era. In Pre-Qin dynasties, China was ruled ...

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May 08

Yuan Dynasty,The Yuan Empire

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Yuan Dynasty,The Yuan Empire

The Yuan Empire (12791368) Marco Polo in the Empire of Kublai Khan (12751292) Marco Polo lived in China for about 17 years until the year 1292. His account of this travels and adventures in the Yuan Em...

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Feb 08

Terra Cotta Warriors

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Terra Cotta Warriors

displaying thousands of terra-cotta warriors, horses and chariots, all arranged in battle formations....

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Feb 07

Song Dynasty

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Song Dynasty

The fall of the Tang Dynasty and the disruption of the empire did not mean an obvious break with the past. The Five Dynasties were all eager to reunify China and the Later Zhou(后周)had brought muc...

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Feb 05

Tang Dynasty

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Tang Dynasty

he Tang Dynasty, which is commonly seen as the most puissant and flourishing dynasty in Chinese history. His son Li Shimin(李世民 Lǐ Shìmín), Emperor Tangtaizong(唐太宗 Tángtàizōng)...

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Jan 19

Decline of Sui Dynasty

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Decline of Sui Dynasty

The Sui Dynasty’s early demise was attributed to the government’s tyranny and ceaseless wars. Emperor Wen died unexpectedly in 604 and his second son Yang Guang, historically known as Emperor Yang,...

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Jan 19

The political economy of the Sui Dynasty

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The political economy of the Sui Dynasty

While controlling the possession of the land by the rich, this law provided for land distribution to all families on the basis of the number of the people in each household....

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Jan 19

The achievements of Sui Dynasty

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The achievements of Sui Dynasty

Sui Dynasty was a transitional dynasty. During the Emperor Wen and the Emperor Yangs earlier governing period, Chinas politics, economy, military, culture and so on had consolidated and developed. Firs...

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Jan 18

The establishment and development of the Sui Dynasty

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The establishment and development of the Sui Dynasty

By the end of the Southern and Northern Dynasties, Chinese had experienced north-south separation for a long time. People looked forward to a unified country but no emperor either in the Northern Zhou ...

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Jan 18

Sui Dynasty

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Sui Dynasty

Then in 581,Emperor Wen (隋文帝)who reigned the Northern Zhou founded the Sui Dynasty (隋朝),and held its capital at Chang’an (长安 present Xi’an)....