This article explores how many are related to Genghis Khan and his contribution to the environment, women, postal systems, the use of the word Tartar, and peaceful aspects of the Mongol Empire.
A research paper examining the curious and complex history of silk production in China and the spread of silk to western cultures over time.
Since the Maoist cultural revolution China has kept a tight grip on its culture and its borders. China is acutely aware of it's history and recalls its harsh treatment by Imperialist powers.
The autobiography A Daughter of Han is useful not just as a primary source of late Qing and then Republican China, but also as an enjoyable novel-like book in of itself.
The influence of the Chinese diaspora on the development of Chinese identity has been woefully understated. This represents an inquest into the relationship between the two. This comes from my paper.
In the 20th century,Chinese and Western historians questioned the myths and the traditional account of the three dynasties,insisting on verifiable evidence.
Imperialist domination of China began with what are known as the Opium Wars. Before these wars, only two ports were open to foreign traders.
The Forbidden City is full of history. Now it is a tourist attraction, but for centuries it was home to some of the most prominant emperor's of China.
What difference did China make to WW2? Had Japan deployed, or been able to deploy, the major portion of its military against the other Allied Powers instead of China -- WW2 would have progressed on a different timeline and developed different results.
From ancient China came many new things, the main four being Paper, Printing, Gunpowder, and the Compass. Come learn more about ancient Chinese innovations!