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  • Magnificent And Glamorous China Under Mongol Rule
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    China is one of the largest countries in the world, and holds 1/5 of the worlds population. With such a vast amount of people China requires a strict government. China is known for its past Dynasties, some that go back to 1766 B.C... Now the Chinese Communist party controls China. The first Ancient Chinese dynasty is believed to be the Xia (2000-1500 B.C. ), Although many argue the Xia never existed many signs such as Chinese artifacts that date back to 2000 B.C. point to the existence of the so...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    Everything can be linked to everything! This is the ultimate anthropological truth. What drew my to the Great Wall is that the Great Wall isn't only a physical thing but it is also something that has stood for a culture. From a physical barrier to something that established safe caravan routes, the Great Wall has stood for it all. It represents China, in the current and in the past. This draws me to The Great Wall of China. The three dynasties that constructed the wall were the Qin, the Han, and...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    Throughout history, Chinese architects have incorporated the Taoist concept of feng shui into the structures they are building. Taoism, which was formed in China's classical period, is based on the philosophies and teachings of Lao-tzu. An integral part of Taoism is feng shui, which is translated as "wind and water". The concept of creating harmony between man and nature is a concept that has been around for thousands of years, and it has gained popularity. By following the rules of feng shui, o...
  • 35 Cities In China With A Population
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    Facts About China 1.) 21% of China's population live in urban areas and 79% live in rural areas. 2.) China's national anthem is the 'The East is Red. ' 3.) The capital of China isBeiming or else Peking. 4.) The name of the currency in China is Yuan. 5.) The life expectancy in China for males is 65.5 and for females is 69.5. 6.) The literacy rate in China is 80% 7.) The main religions in China are Atheistic, Buddhism, and Dao ism. 8.) In the 5 fh century AD the Chinese had calculated the value of...
  • Badaling Section Of The Great Wall
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    The Great Wall of China To the northwest and north of Beijing, a huge, serrated wall zigzags it's way to the east and west along the undulating mountains. This is the Great Wall, which is said to be visible from the moon. This massive wall has not only been one of the Ancient Seven Wonders of the World, but it has also been inspiration for many artists, and writers. The building of the Great Wall is one of the biggest tragedy?'s, but through this tragedy arose triumph with the wall, being so muc...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    The Great Wall In the year 221 B.C.E., there was a great ruler over the Ch " in kingdom in China, named Shih Huang Ti. Shih was power hungry and wanted more land so he gathered his army and captured the surrounding kingdoms. As the ruler of so many kingdoms he became "the first emperor" of China. Shih showed his tyranny when he burned all history books to insure that his people and future generations would only remember him and none of the earlier rulers. He had a strong army but the fierce trib...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    I. GREAT WALL OF CHINA. The biggest man made structure ever built, is the Great Wall Of China. The Great Wall Of China is a wall that was built during the Chin dynasty. The Emperor during the Qin dynasty, Qin Shihuangdi, gave the order to build the wall. Parts of the enormous structure date back to the 4th century BC., but the earliest major work on the wall came during the Ch " in Dynasty, which lasted from 221 to 206 BC. The Great Wall Of China stretches about 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) fr...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    Writing Assignment: CD-ROM reaction paper Chartres Cathedral Inca ruins Venice Egyptian pyramids The Great Wall of China Egyptian Pyramids Initially, prehistoric graves were simple burials covered with a mound of sand or stones and wind blew the sand away, creating a need for a more secure burials (CD-ROM Egyptian Pyramids). Imagine the what ifs What if there were no scavengers capable of digging through sand and stone What if the people who buried their dead accepted the scavenging as a part of...
  • Great Wall Of China
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    The geography of India and China had great influences of their economy. My plan of action is to show how India and China's country affected their way of life and their safety. China was divided into three states when they fell to the Han dynasty; the Wu from the Southland and the Wei from the North. For right now I am only going to concentrate on 2 out of the 3 states, the Wu and the Wei. The Wu from the South had wonderful waterways that were used for irrigation and navigation. They had a great...
  • Chinese Word For Great Wall
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    The Great Wall of China is one of the most wondrous works of man of all time. The construction of the wall began more than two thousand years ago. At least twenty different dynasties were involved in the building of the Great Wall (Kai-wing Chow, pg. 350). The main purpose of the wall was to stop barbarians from the north from invading China and the Silk roads. The Silk roads were the main ways of traveling and for trading. Construction of the wall is dated back to 221 BC, when the Qin dynasty w...
  • Similarities And Differences Between Ancient China And Ancient Egypt
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    Even though China and Egypt are far away, they share many of the same characteristics. China's geography, art, and political systems are quite similar, yet different to those of Ancient Egypt. First, we will compare and contrast the geographical differences of China and Egypt. Both of these countries are very isolated. China, with its mountains to the south and southwest, its seas to the east, and its great wall to the north, was protected from invasion from all directions. Similarly, Egypt was ...
  • China Since 1945 Author
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    China Book Report Book: China Since 1945 Author: Stewart Ross (Note: This book is not described in full depth and detail but is just explained in a very general way, therefore Mahmoud Abdel kader uses The Modernization of China by Gilbert Rozman (Editor) excerpts to support his views) Type of Book: Illustrated Pages: 64 China Book Report The book China Since 1945, written by author Stewart Ross, opens in a description of the Chinese Empire in the 1900's. There it describes the terrain of the Chi...

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