He would not have included the five elements if he didn't assume that his readers
were somewhat knowledgeable of those.
Belief in immortality
Self redemption, doing good deeds
Different aspects of human nature(symbolism, Pigsy, Tripitaka- ti
Monkey, chapter 22
Dunhuang Han Dynasty
Ruins of the watchtower
The caves the book gives are not the only set of caves in Dunhuang
When was Dunhuang first settled (made into a kind of Buddhist sanctuary)?
366 C.E. by Yuezun
around the early fifth
They are extracting something from the local people
Reform of the Mongol military organization
The most brilliant part of the reform
Breaking down family loyalties and reorient them to loyalty to him
The Yuan Status System
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What the source is useful for, what it tells us about
Its not necessarily the accuracy in accounting that attracts historians, but rather
what the inaccuracies say about the people at that time
The cosmopolitan terminus of t
FERDINAND F.VON RICHTHOFEN
Refer to the silk road only in the Han dynasty
should be The Silk Roads
the network complex
maritime (centered on the Indian ocean) and overland silk roads
Links the eastern part of Eurasia(China) with the
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One of the big causes of the French Revolution was actually the Enlightenment. This may seem surprising
since the Enlightenment brought around so many good things, but the French people found most of the
ideas from the Enlightenment thinkers amazing and t
Child Labor laws in the U.S. have changed a lot since the Industrial Revolution. Children used to be
treated pretty much equivalently. But these days child labor laws prevent children from child abuse and
harsh working environments. In this response you w
Industrialization in Britain/Industrial Revolution: 1760 1840
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What happened was the invention of the Spinning Jenny (which is what is in the above picture). The Spinning
Jenny was patented by James Hargreaves in
1. Absolute or Constitutional?
3. Ivan the Terrible in all his glory.
5. James I, in a lovely portrait.
James? Or Ivan? You decide.
Ivan the Terrible was an absolute monarch because he had complete and utter control
over Russia and any other claimed
While the Industrial Revolution had a lot of negative effects on the world, the positive effects
outweighed the negative ones. The reason the positive effect outweighed the negative effects is
because, with the Industrial Revolution we got a factory syste
I support Imperialism in China because it helps bring the world closer together as well as making trade
easier. Without our Imperialism the Chinese would not have our wonderful technology and we would
not have their wonderful food and drink such as rice a
Thomas Edison was the one responsible for creating the light bulb. Or at least thats what we call it today
in the time of 11/12/2015. Without the light bulb you in the future would not be able to see anything
inside your houses, whenever you flip a switch
Status Update 1
I just heard from a friend that the first half of the
Mcculloch v. Maryland case just finished. As far as my
concern it has gone quite well from what I have heard.
My vote was cast well! :D
Here is the map for the Indian Rem
1. What person have you put yourself in the place of?
I have put myself in the place of one of the soldiers that is climbing a ladder.
2. What does this person smell?
This person smells blood of his enemies and friends.
3. What does this person see?
The events that led up to the Boston Massacre were the riot of townsfolk on the night of March 5, 1770.
The people were rioting because the Redcoats were taking over the living space and jobs that the
colonist had. There had been previous
People enjoy talking to their friends through cell phones. However, they dont realize that they are being watched silently. Even
though cell phones were a fantastic invention that completely remade the transfer of information they were also t