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  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC)
Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC) -
Zhou Dynasty (周 1122 BC - 256 BC) (Wade-Giles Chou Dynasty) followed the Shang Dynasty and preceded the Qin Dynasty in China.
878 B.C. The Duumvirate[?] 841 B.C. 宣王 xuan1 wang2[?]
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 1122 BC
1122 BC A Wisdom Archive on 1122 BC A selection of articles related to 1122 BC is one of the topics in focus at Global Oneness.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine Baosi, the capital was sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and the barbarians.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine Baosi, the capital was then sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and the barbarians.
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 A brief history of China
Later, aproximately in 750 BC, they had to escape from barbarians who invaded the country and new capital was founded near the present day Liaoyan, In the early period of ruling power was concentrated in the hands of Emperor.
From 770 BC these rulers were constantly involved in wars with each other and the whole period from 476 till 221 BC was called The period of Warring States.
360 BC was chief minister to be Duke of Qin.
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 H2G2
The Chou Dynasty, 1122-255 BC 5 of 27 »
During this period, specifically in 841 BC, is the first externally verifiable date in traditional Chinese chronology, and thus this may be considered the true end of the Legendary Period [In that events after this time are known from historical records rather than simply as references in legends.
»The Chou Dynasty, 1122-255 BC Ch'in Dynasty, 255-207 BC
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 Ji   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ji (姬 jī in Chinese) is the family name of the family in control of the Zhou Dynasty (周朝 late 10th century BC to late 9th century - 256 BC) (Wade-Giles Chou Dynasty) followed the Shang Dynasty and preceded the Qin Dynasty in China.
Note: all dates are approximate until 841 BC when the first accurate dating of Chinese history began.
Dong Zhou dynasty(Eastern Zhou dynasty, 东周) 770 BC-256 BC'''
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 Chinese Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 256 BC the princes of those states assumed the title of king, stopped paying homage to the Chou king, and continued to fight for supremacy.
He died in 210 BC in Shandong Province, far from the capital of Xianyang, during one of his long quests to find the elixir of life.
BC) was grand historian (an office that combined the duties of court recorder and astronomer) during the time of Wu Ti.
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 1120s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1126 BC - Thymoetes, legendary King of Athens, dies childless after a reign of 8 years.
He is succeeded by his designated heir Melanthus of Pylos, a fifth-generation descendant of Neleus who had reportedly assisted him in battle against the Boeotians.
1122 BC - Legendary founding emigration of Gija to Gojoseon
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 Mail
The first documented use of an organized courier service for the diffusion of written documents is in Egypt, where Pharaohs used couriers for the diffusion of their decrees in the territory of the State (2400 BC).
Claims concerning the origins of this mail system also conflict somewhat, but it is clear that an organized postal infrastructure is put in place during Qin Dynasty (221 BC-207 BC) and that is is substantially expanded during the subsequent Han Dynasty.
The origins of a Chinese mail system may go back to the Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC), when Confucius (551 BC-479 BC) says "news of deeds travels faster than the mail." It may also build on a pre-existing messaging infrastructure started by the Shang Dynasty.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for 1122
Worms, Concordat of 1122, agreement reached by Pope Calixtus II and Holy Roman Emperor Henry V to put an end to the struggle over investiture.
Suger, 1081-1151, French cleric and statesman, abbot of Saint-Denis from 1122, minister of kings Louis VI and Louis VII.
Shang or Yin, dynasty of China, which ruled, according to traditional dates, from c.1766 BC to c.1122 BC or, according to some modern scholars, from c.1523 BC to c.1027 BC It is the first historic dynasty of China; its legendary founder, T'ang, is said to have defeated the last Hsia ruler, Chieh.
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 CalendarHome.com - 12th century BC - Calendar Encyclopedia
1191 BC - Menestheus, legendary King of Athens, dies during the Trojan War after a reign of 23 years and is succeeded by his nephew Demophon, a son of Theseus.
April 24, 1184 BC- Traditional date for the fall of Troy, Asia Minor to the Mycenaeans and their allies.
Amenemses, Pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt (1202 BC - 1199 BC).
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 ARTKids - ARTAges Art History of China
By the 4th century BC the number of states had shrunk to seven.
In 256 BC the princes of those states assumed the title of king, stopped paying homage to the Chou king, and continued to fight for supremacy.
His teaching, Confucianism, was the state teaching from the beginning of the Han Dynasty in 202 BC to the end of the imperial period in 1911.
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 Zhou Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine Baosi, the capital was sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and a nomadic tribe.
The first, from 722 to 481 BC, is called the Spring and Autumn Period, after a famous historical chronicle of the time; the second is known as the Warring States Period (480 to 221 BC), after another famous chronicle.
The Warring States Period extends slightly past the 256 BC end date of the Eastern Zhou; this discrepancy is due to the fact that the last Zhou king's reign ended in 256, 35 years before the beginning of the Qin dynasty which ended the Warring States period.
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 history1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Hsai Dynasties in China (2205 BC to 1760 BC).
The Shang Dynasty in China (1760 BC to 1122 BC).
The Chou Dynasty in China (1122 BC to 480 BC).
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 Zhou Dynasty -- Political, Social, Cultural, Historical Analysis Of China -- Research Into Origins Of Huns, Uygurs, ...
One of the sons of King Shaokang of Xia Dynasty was permanently assigned to the Kuaiji land to guard the tomb, and the later Yue Principality was said to have descended from this lineage.
BC 659-621) in escorting him to the throne at Jinn, with a promise of secceding to Qin 8 cities to the west of Yellow River.
In the autumn of 636 BC, the brother of Zhou King Xiangwang, Shu-dai, hired the Di barbarians in attacking the Zhou court.
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 Ancient Civilizations and Mythology
Egyptian civilization began with the unification in 3100 BC of the upper and lower regions by King Menes.
By the 6th century BC at least 16 Aryan states had been established on the Indian subcontinent and Brahmanism was flourishing.
A story from India written down in about 700 BC says that the universe began as the Self in the shape of a man. The Self was lonely, so it divided into two parts one male and the other female.
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 Genealogy Chinese Names
The Longshan Culture (3000 – 2000 BC) is noted for its high skill level in pottery making (highly polished fl pottery), using pottery wheels and where both stone to bronze tools were in use and it was also marked by the emergence of cities, as evidenced by rammed earth walls and moats.
The conquest of the State of Tan in 684 BC introduced the adoption of Tan as a surname and members of the Tan clan fled to the southeast to a neighboring State, the State of Ju (莒國).
Yu (禹) was the founder of the Xia Dynasty (夏 朝) (2207 – 1766 BC).
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 THE BIG MYTH - the myths
From 1500 BC onwards, China was ruled by a number of different dynasties.
During the first and the second dynasties, the Shang Dynasty (1500-1000 BC) and the Chou Dynasty (1122-249 BC), a number of feudal states developed and Chinese society became an advanced civilization.
It was founded by a philosopher, Confucius, in the 5th century BC and stressed love for humanity, ancestor worship, reverence for parents and older people, and harmony in thought and behavior.
www.mythicjourneys.org /bigmyth/myths/english/eng_china_culture.htm   (1410 words)

  
 1120s BC
Centuries: 13th century BC - 12th century BC - 11th century BC
Zhou Wu Wang[?] overthrows the Chinese King Zhou Hsin[?](Wade-Giles) (Zhou Xin in Pinyin) and founds the Zhou (PY) (Chou W-G) Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC).
1122 BC - Legendary founding date of the city of Pyongyang.
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1027-777 BC The first dynasty to unite most of China under a single government was the Zhou Dynasty.
The Eastern Zhou period is thought of as the 'shaping period' of Chinese culture.
When the western Zhou started is uncertain but traditionally 1122 BC and 1027 BC are the dates given to us.
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 Zhou Dynasty Summary
1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism [syn: Zhou, Chou, Chou dynasty, Chow, Chow dynasty]
Chinese historians take 841 BC as the first year of consecutive annual dating of the history of China, based on the Records of the Grand Historian by Sima Qian.
The first, from 722 to 481 BC, is called the Spring and Autumn Period, after a famous historical chronicle of the time; the second, which extends slightly past the 256 BC end date of the Eastern Zhou, is known as the Warring States Period (480 to 221 BC).
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 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > 1122 BC
Centuries: 13th century BC - 12th century BC - 11th century BC
Zhou Wu Wang[?] overthrows the Chinese King Zhou Hsin[?](Wade-Giles) (Zhou Xin in Pinyin) and founds the Zhou (PY) (Chou W-G) Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC).
1122 BC - Legendary founding date of the city of Pyongyang.
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 Chinese Arts
The magnificent life-size terra cotta statues of men and horses, discovered in the early 1970s in the tomb of an emperor who died in 210 BC, provide some indication of the long history of Chinese sculpture.
Although bronze casting existed a thousand years earlier, it was in the Chou period (1122-221 BC) that China developed the art to its peak.
A coarse gray earthenware was made before the Shang Dynasty (1766-1122 BC), and a finer white pottery was made during this era.
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 History of China
The records of the Shang Dynasty (1767-1123 B.C) well documented on animal bones and tortoise shells give an insight into the meticulousness of a Chinese mind.
The Chou dynasty (1122-221 BC) saw Confucius develop the Code of Conduct which was to overlook the Chinese thought for the next 25 years.
The legitimate heir was killed and Liu Pang emerged as the victor in 202 BC, thereby establishing the Han Dynasty.
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 Zhou - Han, Ancient Chinese cast coins - Calgary Coin Gallery
ZHOU DYNASTY, 1122 to 255 BC "Zhou Dynasty", the usual name for this period, is a poor choice.
When the Zhou conquered the Shang in about 1122 BC, they were very powerful, but by 6th and 7th centuries BC, Zhou was a figurehead royal seat with no power and little significance with respect to coinage.
About 47 BC, Mang was born into the most powerful family in China, a family that effectively ruled through a series of puppet Han emperors.
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 Zhou Dynasty biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Zhou Dynasty (周朝; Wade-Giles: Chou Dynasty) (late 10th century BC to late 9th century BC - 256 BC) followed the Shang (Yin) Dynasty and preceded the Qin Dynasty in China.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine Baosi, the capital was then sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and the barbarians.
The first, from 722 to 481 BC, is called the Spring and Autumn Period, after a famous historical chronicle of the time; the second is known as the Warring States Period.
www.biography.ms /Zhou_Dynasty_(1122_BC_-_256_BC).html   (703 words)

  
 A Brief History of Korea
The first dynasty of note was the Tan'gun dynasty, a theocracy which ruled from Pyongyang from 2333 BC - 1122 BC.
Nonetheless, it was later usurped by the Kija Dynasty (1122 BC - 194 BC), which was founded by a Chinese scholar.
In 37 BC the Koguryo invaded the North from Southern Manchuria, and formed a new Northern kingdom which competed heavily with the Lolang Province (eventually defeating them in 313 AD).
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 chinaearly.html
He was followed by Shun, who was a master of the elephants who lurked in the forests, and then by Yu the Great, who made dry land on earth for mortal men, in the middle of the waters.
Yu the Great is believed to have established the Hsia kingdom, a community which seemed to have been from about 3000 BC till 1500 BC although no archeological or historical evidence has yet been found.
It is said that in 350 BC the Crossbow was invented in China during the Chou dynasty.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Shang Dynasty
Chou, dynasty of China, which ruled from c.1027 BC to 256 BC The pastoral Chou people migrated from the Wei valley NW of the Huang He c.1027 BC and overthrew the Shang dynasty.
The Chou built their capital near modern Xi'an in 1027 BC and moved it to Luoyang in 770 BC Initially the Chou dominated the N
Hsia, semilegendary first dynasty of China, which ruled, according to traditional dates, from c.2205 BC to c.1766 BC or, according to some modern scholars, from c.1994 BC to c.1523 BC This dynasty is said to have been founded by Yu, the culture hero of China who built canals to control floods and then
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Year 1122 BC was commonly treated as the year when Shang Dynasty ended.
Using the first full year as the reign for a new dynasty, Zhou Dynasty counts 1121 BC as the first year of existence.
Ancient Scholar Liu Xin derived 1122 BC, while some others, including Seng Yixing's version in "New History of Tang Dynasty", derived 1111 BC instead.
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 BBC - h2g2 - A Brief Timeline of Chinese History
During this period, specifically in 841 BC, is the first externally verifiable date in traditional Chinese chronology, and thus this may be considered the true end of the Legendary Period
In 256 BC Chao-Hsiang, Wang of Ch'in, defeated and executed Nan Wang, last king of Chou.
The capital was moved from Lo-yang to Ch'ang-An, a city at the bend of the Huang-He River.
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