History of China
The tomb of Qin Shi Huang, the First Emperor of China, has never been excavated. Is this because there is a curse on those who enter the tomb or are there more scientific, practical reasons?
The policies of Chairman Mao Zedong are very similar to a mountain range: full of high points & dangerous low points that brought out the best and worst of the people
A research paper examining the curious and complex history of silk production in China and the spread of silk to western cultures over time.
Civilization in China grew quite separately from the rest of the world. Chinese civilization was far more advanced than in Europe or Western Asia, who did not know what was happening in China.
A beginner's guide to China with a discussion on the definition, necessity, and conflicting nature of identity.
From ancient China came many new things, the main four being Paper, Printing, Gunpowder, and the Compass. Come learn more about ancient Chinese innovations!
In the second millennium BC, the cumulative effects of agriculture and a sudden burst of technological changes gave rise to some of the world’s early civilizations, principally Mesopotamia, Egypt, the Indus Valley...
For over half a century between the late 1st Century BC and the mid 1st Century AD peace reigned on the steppe between Han (and briefly Xin) China and their nomadic rivals, the Xiongnu.
Every 500 years, dragon becomes tiger in order to learn more and prepare; tiger becomes the dragon in order to do more. This system of change patternd after the chancing of the north/south pole every several 1000 years,...
The last great ruler of China--who hid behind a screen.
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