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Spring and Autumn Period

During the long period of time between 1045 and 221 BC, the Zhou Dynasty is divided into three periods of time called the Western Zhou Period (1045-770), the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476), and

Qin Dynasty

Although the Qin was the first large empire in the region, it was the shortest reigning dynastic clan at the same time. Every other region of the former Zhou Empire and some surrounding peoples wer

Xia Dynasty

During 2,000 BC to 1,600 BC, there existed a small kingdom along the Yellow River. The ancient accounts about it are in the Records of the Grand Historian that were written between about 109 BC and

Spring and Autumn Period

During the long period of time between 1045 and 221 BC, the Zhou Dynasty is divided into three periods of time called the Western Zhou Period (1045-770), the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476), and

Qin Dynasty

Although the Qin was the first large empire in the region, it was the shortest reigning dynastic clan at the same time. Every other region of the former Zhou Empire and some surrounding peoples wer

Xia Dynasty

During 2,000 BC to 1,600 BC, there existed a small kingdom along the Yellow River. The ancient accounts about it are in the Records of the Grand Historian that were written between about 109 BC and