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Ancient Chinese Inventions
Video by Tyrion Lannister

Ancient Chinese Inventions

This video describes the many inventions of ancient China extending to the Early Middle Ages, and how these innovations impacted other aspects of Chinese history.
What the Ancients Knew: Chinese Innovations
Video by 1002Documentaries

What the Ancients Knew: Chinese Innovations

This video describes the many interesting innovations of ancient and medieval China.
Chinese Religion: A Lecture
Video by MrLynnHistory

Chinese Religion: A Lecture

Thus video is a short lecture on the religions of ancient China.
Chinese is NOT picture writing! - History of Writing Systems #5 (Determinatives)
Video by NativLang

Chinese is NOT picture writing! - History of Writing Systems #5 (Determinatives)

Watch this ancient Chinese scribe figure out how to use a fixed set of characters to write limitless words in his language. How? By combining meaning writing (logographs) and sound writing (rebus)! The result is a set of helpful hints...
The Greatest Tomb In the World: The Terracotta Army and the West
Video by Dionysus

The Greatest Tomb In the World: The Terracotta Army and the West

This video documentary aims to prove that China had contact with the Western world of ancient Greece far earlier than previously suggested. Using the Terracotta Army as their visual template, these scientists work to find further evidence...
Chinese Religions Throughout The Dynasties
Video by The Chen Dynasty

Chinese Religions Throughout The Dynasties

This video describes the various religions of China throughout the dynasties, and associated beliefs.
Mount Huangshan (UNESCO/NHK)
Video by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai

Mount Huangshan (UNESCO/NHK)

Huangshan, known as 'the loveliest mountain of China', was acclaimed through art and literature during a good part of Chinese history (e.g. the Shanshui 'mountain and water' style of the mid-16th century). Today it holds the same fascination...
Old Town of Lijiang (UNESCO/NHK)
Video by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai

Old Town of Lijiang (UNESCO/NHK)

The Old Town of Lijiang in China, which is perfectly adapted to the uneven topography of this key commercial and strategic site, has retained a historic townscape of high quality and authenticity. Its architecture is noteworthy for the blending...
Mount Taishan (UNESCO/NHK)
Video by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai

Mount Taishan (UNESCO/NHK)

The sacred Mount Tai ('shan' means 'mountain') in China was the object of an imperial cult for nearly 2,000 years, and the artistic masterpieces found there are in perfect harmony with the natural landscape. It has always been a source of...
The Great Wall (UNESCO/NHK)
Video by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai

The Great Wall (UNESCO/NHK)

In c. 220 B.C., under Qin Shi Huang, sections of earlier fortifications were joined together to form a united defence system against invasions from the north in China. Construction continued up to the Ming dynasty (1368--1644), when the Great...