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World China 2Shang - The History of China Shang Dynasty...

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Unformatted text preview: The History of China Shang Dynasty Slideshow from www.advancedplacementhistory.com Chinese Dynasties Shang Dynasty 1766 BCE - 1027 BCE Zhou Dynasty 1122 BCE -256 BCE Qin Dynasty 221 BCE - 206 BCE Han Dynasty 206 BCE - 220AD Later Han Dynasty 25 AD - 220 AD Period of Disunion 220 AD - 589 Sui Dynasty 589 AD - 618 AD Tang Dynasty 618 AD - 907 AD Sung Dynasty 969 AD - 1279 AD Yuan Dyansty 1279 AD - 1368 AD Ming Dynasty 1368 AD - 1644 AD Geography Northern China vs. Southern North China Cold Winters Soils are dry and permeable Agriculture requires drought resistant crops South China Warmer and wetter Waterlogged fields Agriculture thrives on rice Shang Dynasty Shang dynasty Construction of cities along the Hwang He river Shang cites are, on average, 20 times larger than past Elite homes are walled-in from surrounding communities Higher proportion of jade and other elite goods in society An-yang capital of Shang...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course WOH 0301 taught by Professor Henderson during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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