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Chariots in Ancient Chinese Warfare
Article by Mark Cartwright

Chariots in Ancient Chinese Warfare

The chariot was used in Chinese warfare from around 1250 BCE but enjoyed its heyday between the 8th and 5th century BCE when various states were constantly battling for control of China. Employed as a status symbol, a shock weapon, to pursue...
Pompeii: Graffiti, Signs & Electoral Notices
Article by Mark Cartwright

Pompeii: Graffiti, Signs & Electoral Notices

WARNING: This article contains sexually explicit language that might not be appropriate for children or teenagers. [image:962] The Roman town of Pompeii was preserved in metres of volcanic material following the cataclysmic eruption...
Dogen's One Bright Pearl & the Neo-Confucian Pattern
Article by Emily Mark

Dogen's One Bright Pearl & the Neo-Confucian Pattern

The concept of Oneness is expressed repeatedly in philosophical works both in the east and west. Whether one is reading the Paradoxes of Zeno of Elea (c. 465 BCE) or the treatises of Wonyho (617-686 CE) the concept of the One is impossible...
Everything You Need to Know About the Great Wall of China
Video by Plethrons

Everything You Need to Know About the Great Wall of China

A brief but very informative video on the history of the Great Wall of China from YouTube. From the site: The Great Wall reflects collision and exchanges between agricultural civilizations and nomadic civilizations in ancient China. Learn...
Journals Through History  Ancient China  Contributions to the World
Video by Erin Fortney

Journals Through History Ancient China Contributions to the World

This is a brief video (16 minutes) but is very good. It is narrated by a young Chinese girl writing in her journal who tells you about Chinese culture and religion. The information is accurate all the way through and covers the three most...
The incredible history of China's terracotta warriors - Megan Campisi and Pen-Pen Chen
Video by TED-Ed

The incredible history of China's terracotta warriors - Megan Campisi and Pen-Pen Chen

This is a very good video on the Terracotta Warriors of China from the Qin Dynasty. It is less than five minutes long but provides a very thorough history lesson on who Shi Huangti was, why he had the terracotta army built, and how the tomb...
Secrets of China's Terracotta Warriors english documentary Part 1
Video by Ute Quierten

Secrets of China's Terracotta Warriors english documentary Part 1

This is a very good video on the history of the Terracotta Warriors of Ancient China. The most interesting part is about human sacrifice in China where the members of the court would be killed to join the emperor when he died and serve him...
Ancient China: Dynasties of Power
Video by Cristin Vernia

Ancient China: Dynasties of Power

This documentary describes the Early dynasties of Bronze Age China and their significance in the grander arena of Chinese history. History Channel Documentary | Ancient China Dynasties of Power.
Life in Ancient China
Video by Off the Great Wall

Life in Ancient China

This video describes the many interesting facts of daily life in ancient China including sanitation practices, cosmetics, and making natural predictions.
Ancient China: Top Ten Works of Artistry
Video by VeniVidiVici!

Ancient China: Top Ten Works of Artistry

Thanks for watching. Han art http://www.hanart.com/?lang=en Jade culture in china http://chineseculture.about.com/cs/history/a/JadeCulture.htm Neolithic pottery http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/cneo/hd_cneo.htm Source: http://www.ancienthistorylists.com/china-history/top-10-marvelous-ancient-chinese-art/...