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The Silk Road 01 Glories Of Ancient Chang An

Begin your journey through China at the Great Wall and from there witness such sights as the incredible Clay Army, the amazing World's Largest Tomb and the f...
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Chinese Dynasties ("Vogue" by Madonna)

We can't Vogue, but we can make a catchy song parody about early dynasties in China.
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Discovering China - Confucius

Today, we are going to be starting off this first episode talking about Confucius. And if you are talking about notable figures in Chinese history, Confucius...
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Discovering China - The Qin Dynasty—China's First Dynasty

The Qin Dynasty from 221 to 206 BC is considered China's first dynasty. Although China did have three ancient dynasties: the Xia, Shang and Zhou, Qin's ruler...
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Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Chinese dynasties and beliefs | Scoop.it
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The First Emperor of China

Qin Shi Huang 259 BC -- 210 BC. was the king of the Chinese State of Qin from 246 BC to 221 BC, during the Warring States Period. He became the first emperor...
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The Qin Dynasty and the Han Dynasty

This edition of Mr. Zoller's social studies podcasts examines the Qin Dynasty and Han Dynasty from Chinese history.
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Discovering China - Warrior Guan Yu, The Sui Dynasty and Shen Yun

Hi, and welcome to Discovering China. On this week's show... The story of Guan Yu, legendary general of China's Three Kingdoms Period. The Sui Dynasty, the v...
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Discovering China - The Han Dynasty-China's First Golden Age

The Han Dynasty began in 206 BC when a man named Liu Bang, who had been born a peasant, led a group of generals to overthrow the Qin dynasty. This started a ...
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Discovering China - The Song Dynasty

After the collapse of the Tang Dynasty, over 50 years of Chaos followed, until a military general named Zhao Kuangyin founded the Song Dynasty, reigning as e...
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Aaronee's curator insight, February 10, 2014 4:27 PM

The song started in 960 AD and lasted over 300 years but the song was spit in two by the North and the South. They used the song to invade other people.

Patrick Kwong's curator insight, February 13, 2014 6:31 PM

China's territory was much larger than its modern day country. This probably explained  why the North Song Dynasty was at constant war with the Jin. But apparently, over time, China lost its mass and its territory.