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Unformatted text preview: sought out him/ his ancestors and approved him as emperor o Mandate of Heaven: The favor of heaven: not immutable, can change and turn against you Qin: (220-206 BC) o Happened after 300 years of division o Came form the Northwest o Only two emperors: father and son Son lasted not long Connections between Sui & Qin: o Both came to power through violence o Both ,murdered royalty Tang: (618-906) o Dynasty have Sui Taizong: (r. 627-649) o Not the founder of the Tang dynasty, his father was o The Father was dominated by his son o Taizong pressured his father to abdicate o Taizong was not the oldest son, has his older sons murdered Official history Garrison Oblique title:...
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