World China 5 Qin Dynasty

World China 5 Qin Dynasty - Ancient China Origins: Shang...

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Ancient China Origins: Shang Development: Chou Height of Greatness: Ch’in and Han Decline: Huns Slideshow from www.advancedplacementhistory.com
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Shang Dynasty (review) Bronze Age society c.1600-1100 B.C. first urban society in China Trade and commerce develop Chinese writing invented, bronze for tools, weapons, cups and trade goods. grew grains like millet and rice used silk and flax to make clothes capital was Anyang Oracles used animal bone cracks to advise on decisions and possible future events
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The Chou Dynasty (review) (c. 1100-221 B.C.) Chou originated west of the Hwang Hu’s great river bend. Ruled as coordinators of regional (feudal) kingdoms rather than as a central govt. military force determined strength of rulers Conflict led to decline into the "Period of the Warring States" (403-221 B.C.). Vast majority of peasants lived on farms in family compounds Silk was their most important product Confucianism, Taoism, Legalism begin Hawk-shaped gold hat ornament (8th - 3rd century B.C.) (
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