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Racial groups Han Chinese Around 10, years ago, agriculture developed between the Yellow and Yangtze Rivers of northern China. The first dynasty the Xia has been traced to around BCE when a group of people reduced the damage to crops caused by flooding, which in turn led to greater agricultural output and more military power.
Around BCE in the Shang dynasty, descendants of the Xia invented bronze metal working and developed a writing system. The improvements in technology further increased their power and in turn resulted in an expansion of territory.
Territory expanded even further in the subsequent Zhou dynasty on the back hydraulic engineering and iron casting. The Xia, Shang and Zhou Dynasties increased territory on the back of innovation in metal work and irrigation. An invasion by Mongols in BC from the north caused the break up of the Zhou dynasty into different warring states.
The wars came to an end when the Qin emperor invaded neighboring kingdoms, unified the country, standardised the writing system, and built the first Great Wall.
Although the Qin dynasty was short lived, it gave China its contemporary name and many of the symbolic elements that are used by Chinese today such as the Terracotta Warriors. The millennia following the fall of the Qin is generally regarded as the high point of the Chinese civilisation relative to the rest of the world.
It was a time of technological progress, engagement with the outside world, intellectual discussion and overall prosperity. In the 13th century, northern China came under attack from Mongolian nomads and eventually succumbed to them giving rise to the Yuan Dynasty.
Han Chinese regained control of China under the Ming Dynasty in the 14th century, but the new rulers were far more insular than those who had gone before. Furthermore, in the early 15th century, China was the leading naval power in the world by a considerable margin.
For unknown reasons, the Ming emperor ordered that the fleet be destroyed. With such inward thinking, it was inevitable that China would fall again.
This occurred in the 17th century when the Machus Qing from the north bribed a general to let them through the wall and they quickly defeated Ming forces. The new rulers were governed by the same insularity, which in turn stifled progress and innovation. In the 19th century, European powers and Japan started invading to carve up Chinese territory for themselves.
Inthe last emperor of China fell. In the chaos of the subsequent years, provinces such as Tibet and Xijiang declared independence and Japan increased its control over northern China.
Disharmony gave rise to a Communist rebellion that joined with the Nationalists to expel the Japanese.A US resident appealed to Americans living in Ireland to offer some advice on the differences between the two countries.
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