The military commander Wu made claims that the Shang dynasty needed to be brought to an end because of moral reasons and that they had received word from above that heaven wanted the King to stop ruling. It was also said that there was a claim that the reason for the downfall was targeted towards the King’s much too luxurious lifestyle, excessive drinking, and immoral behavior. The battle that ended the Shang dynasty is the Battle of Muye. The Battle of Muye resulted from the growing decline of the Shang Dynasty. The Zhou clan had been growing more and more powerful under the former Zhou commander Wen.
1. Before the rise of the Han Empire, the Qin was empire was the ruling state. The Qin Empire was ruled by Shi Huang Di rigidly. He forced people into different constructions like The Great Wall of China and assassinated those who opposed him (Smith et.al, 191). The Qin Empire lasted 221 B.C.E -210 B.C.E.
After creating an amazing trade system with China the Indian empire known as the Gupta soon came to an end. Ancient India’s civilization were so important for those reasons. ChandraGupta was a great leader and will go down in history. Him and Asoka made the Mauryan empire very strong. Also Chandragupta the first and Chandra Gupta were also strong leaders that made The guptas very strong.
Qin Shi Huang-Di has left a large impact on China, and by extension the world, that has lasted many years. Qin created the foundation of the Chinese country of today. Some scholars even believe that without Qin Shi Huang-Di, there would be no China at all (Gracie). Qin’s impact on the world was the creation of an entire country, a pretty impressive feat. Especially in his time, when nothing like China had ever been created before, his unification and reformation of China into a lasting country is inspiring.
The Great Walls of China was built with the intention of protecting the Chinese people and keeping the mongols out of china . The idea of building a Wall was made by emperor Qin leader of the Qin dynasty in 221 BCE . In his final words before death he ordered a life size terra coat army to protect him in the afterlife and a Grand Wall . He order the Wall to be around 20 feet high , 25 feet wide and 30 feet long . When the Qin dynasty was overthrown the Han dynasty came to power.
During this time, China was ruled by people whose main concern was war. They fought using horse-drawn chariots. Chariots are thought to have been introduced in China by neighboring civilizations. The king was in charge of the bureaucracy and a large army. The Chinese began the idea of veneration of ancestors at this time by sacrificing humans at the time of a king’s death.
All Arts, books, templates, and anything seen as anti- communist was destroyed. Anyone who disagree with Mao was arrested, tortured, or even killed. “ the people’s republic of China (PRC) was founded in 1949 is special because of its size, both geographically ( the world’s third – largest country) and in terms of its population” ( Brown 1) China modernizes because they ended up with a new leader beng, who reforms China by opening it to the rest of the world, these reforms moved away from Mao’s ideas. Privatized land which helped to raise the income for farmers . opportunities for small, private businesses begin to open.
Chinese immigrants came to America in hopes for a new life. They brought with them their language, culture, social institutions, and customs (“Chinese Immigration to the United States”). They came to America why almost everyone else did, for a shot at “Gold Mountain”. When that turned out to be a bust, they turned to very laborious jobs, like constructing the railroads, mining, and agriculture. Up to 90 percent of the labor force was Chinese (Patel, Samir S.).
Due to corrupt officials funding and supplies were depleted before they arrived to small villages. This create strife amongst the village, so much that a rebellion was manifested. Seeing that…..Scholars came together to China approached the rebels as a parent-child relationships holding the ring leader fully responsible for the actions that commence. Even though the subordinates took part in the crime, official were still lenient towards the subordinates. Giving them land, so they can pursuit agriculture…… Yang He was a high ranking scholar assigned to command… Pacification or extermination… The Chinese Empire was large and controlled most of Asia at one point in time.
The Tang Dynasty was full of power hungry leaders. Some leaders abused the poor and asked the people to pay more taxes than the rich while some made the country suffer by subjecting the poor to hard labour. However, there were many righteous emperors during the Tang Dynasty, who followed the teachings of Buddhism, which flourished in China at that time. Xuanzang, a Buddhist monk who travelled from China to India to search for the original teachings of the Buddha was the most famous monk during the Tang Dynasty. He helped restore peacefulness to China after he taught the