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  CHINA - LoveToKnow Article on CHINA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The Yangtsze-kiang is the chief waterway of China.
Dwarf hamsters of the genus ~ricetulus are natives of the northern provinces.
In the north of China wheat, barley, millet, buckwheat and maize are the staple crops.
50.1911encyclopedia.org /C/CH/CHINA.htm   (21852 words)

 China Northern - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
China Northern Airlines, based in Shenyang, China has a fleet of Airbus A300s, McDonnell Douglas MD-80s, McDonnell Douglas MD-90s and Airbus A321s.
China Northern Airlines' international destinations includes Seoul, Tokyo, Osaka.
China Northern Airlines merged into China Southern Airlines in 2002.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/China_Northern   (113 words)

 ipedia.com: History of China Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
China is the world's oldest continuous major civilization, with written records dating back about 3,500 years and with 5,000 years being commonly used by Chinese as the age of their civilization.
China was not a backward country unable to secure the prerequisite stability and security for western-style commerce, but a highly advanced empire unwilling to admit western and often drug-pushing commerce, which may explain the West's contentment with informal "Spheres of Influences".
China was divided yet again, into the PRC on the mainland and the ROC on Taiwan and several outlying islands of Fujian, with two governments, each of which regarded itself as the one true Chinese government and denounced the other as illegitimate.
www.ipedia.com /history_of_china.html   (3958 words)

 China to 1126 CE
In 960, amid the chaos in China, troops of the commander of the palace guard at the new capital at Kaifeng, surrounded him and demanded that he become emperor.
China had a military but no warrior class, and its military was neglected, with little attention being given to the arts of warfare.
China failed to face up to realities as its military power was tested repeatedly by skirmishes launched by the Khitan, an ethnicity that dominated much of Manchuria and were ruling China's far north.
www.fsmitha.com /h3/h06chin.htm   (2617 words)

 Exploring Chinese History :: Geographical Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Anhui (Anhwei)- Province in eastern China, comprising the broad alluvial lowland of the flood-prone Huai River in the north, the intensively cultivated alluvial lowlands along the Yangtze River in the south, and a rugged, hilly area in the extreme south.
The Dongbei Pingyuan (Northeast China Plain) occupies the southern portion of the province and is crossed by the fertile valley of the Songhua River.
North Korea is bounded on the north by China, on the northeast by Russia, on the east by the East Sea (Sea of Japan), on the south by South Korea, and on the west by the Huang Hai (Yellow Sea).
www.ibiblio.org /chinesehistory/geo.html   (17390 words)

 Ethnologue report for China
Southern Guangnan and northern Xichou counties in southeastern Yunnan Province, Laowalong, Xinwalong, Jiuping, Shibeipo, Xinzhai, Manlong, and Nala villages.
Covers all of mainland China north of the Changjiang River, a belt south of the Changjiang from Qiujiang (Jiangxi) to Zhenjiang (Jiangsu), Hubei except the southeastern corner, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, the northwestern part of Guangxi, and the northwestern corner of Hunan.
Northern Guangdong Province, Liannan and Yangshan counties; southern Hunan Province, Yizhang County.
www.ethnologue.com /show_country.asp?name=China   (8374 words)

 China Guomindang Northern Expedition 1926-1928
But Chiang, whose Northern Expedition was proving successful, set his forces to destroying the Shanghai CCP apparatus and established an anti-Communist government at Nanjing in April 1927.
There now were three capitals in China: the internationally recognized warlord regime in Beijing; the Communist and left-wing Guomindang regime at Wuhan; and the right-wing civilian-military regime at Nanjing, which would remain the Nationalist capital for the next decade...
By 1928 all of China was at least nominally under Chiang's control, and the Nanjing government received prompt international recognition as the sole legitimate government of China.
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 LPF - Gua-low to Xian
China is rich in archeology and historic treasures despite the decay that plagues wooden structures and the wrath of the Cultural Revolution.
In the last few years they have had a taste of the money that can be generated from tourists who want to see their treasures, but the country still has only limited tourist industry know-how and financial resources.
If China can find the courage to allow young people to see the world for themselves and can use insightful and experienced people like Su wisely, both China and the world will be well served.
www.lpf.com /source/chinano.html   (1950 words)

 BBC News | ASIA-PACIFIC | Northern China water crisis deepens
The report described the water crisis in several northern cities, including the capital Beijing, as the most serious since communist rule was established in 1949.
China's northern regions have already suffered three years of drought and meteorologists believe the trend will continue this year.
China is due to start work this year on a costly and ambitious plan to divert water from the south to the drought-ridden north.
news.bbc.co.uk /hi/english/world/asia-pacific/newsid_1915000/1915778.stm   (333 words)

 IAE Wins Order from China Northern to Power Ten A321s   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Shenyang-based China Northern Airlines has decided on the V2500 to power ten new Airbus Industrie A321-200 aircraft, the first of which is due to be delivered in October 2001.
China Northern is an existing IAE customer: the V2500-D5 already powers the airline’s 13-strong Boeing MD-90 fleet.
"China Northern celebrated its tenth anniversary this year and we are proud to be able to say that the V2500 is a part of the airline’s past, present and future."
www.v2500.com /news/2000/cna_1.htm   (324 words)

 Ancient Chinese food - History for Kids!
People in northern China first began to eat wheat in the Shang Dynasty, about 1500 BC.
Wheat was not native to China, but people brought it to China from West Asia.
Because China doesn't have big forests, it was always hard to find fuel to cook with.
www.historyforkids.org /learn/china/food   (624 words)

 Northern Sung (960-1126) (from China) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Northern was created out of part of Transvaal province in 1994.
Everything in China seems larger than life, and perceptions of the country must be adjusted to its enormous scale.
The northeastern part of the island of Ireland is occupied by Northern Ireland, a part of the United Kingdom.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-195688?ct=   (795 words)

 CHINA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
China Faces the New Industrial Revolution China science policy paper 'China Faces the New Industrial Revolution: Achievement and Uncertainty in the Search for Research and Innovation Strategies' by Richard P. Suttmeier, Professor of Political Science, University of Oregon, and Cong Cao, Research Associate, Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, University of Oregon.
China and the United States: from hostility to engagement "[C]ritical documentation on key aspects of the U.S.-Chinese relationship, with a focus on the years 1969 to the present."
China Research and Resource Centre "Universities Service Centre, which located in the Chinese University of Hong Kong, is a world famous China Research and Resource centre.
link.lanic.utexas.edu /asnic/countries/china   (1509 words)

 Welcome to CNA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
China Northern Airlines (CNA) was established on June 16,1990, with the headquarter in Shenyang.
In face of the socialist economic reform, the whole staff members of CNA strong and building the enterprise through arduous efforts.
By the end of 1999, CNA has achieved a total cargo rotation volume of 4882 million ton/kms, a passenger transportation volume of 36.3 million person-times, and the post carriage volume of 598100 tons.
www.cna.com.cn /Eng/index-en.html   (95 words)

 Passenger Opinions about China Northern Airlines
China Northern Airlines does not keep to their flight schedule.
I took a flight from Singapore to Shenyang on 9th Jan 2004 and the flight delay was 4 hour.
After one year heavy traveling within China I cancelled China Northern Airlines from my itineraries.
www.airlinequality.com /Forum/china_north.htm   (495 words)

 Ge Hong [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
He lived during China's tumultuous Period of Disunity (220-589 CE), a time in which alien conqueror regimes ruled northern China, the cradle of Chinese civilization, while a series of weak, transplanted Chinese states occupied recently colonized southern China.
To escape from the turmoil that was embroiling the rest of China, he finally accepted a position as a military councilor under his friend who was appointed to be the governor of Guangzhou (Canton), a port city in the far south.
With the establishment of the Eastern Jin dynasty in southern China in 317, the transplanted throne was eager to gain the allegiance of powerful southern gentry families; thus, men such as Ge Hong were showered with official appointments, which were usually more honorary than substantive in nature.
www.iep.utm.edu /g/gehong.htm   (4438 words)

 Ancient China: The Shang, 1766-1050 BC
Ancient China: The Shang, 1766-1050 BC The Shang Dynasty, 1766-1050 BC In history according to the Chinese, the Shang dynasty began when T'ang, a man of great virtue and wisdom, overthrew the decadent emperor Chieh, the last of the Hsia dynasty.
Unlike the early accounts of history by the Chinese, there is archaeological evidence of the Shang, who built their cities in northern China around the eastern parts of the Yellow River.
At times the cities would battle one another, but on the whole warfare was directed at the non-urbanized populations in northern China.
www.wsu.edu:8080 /~dee/ANCCHINA/SHANG.HTM   (685 words)

 Search Tuna Report for chinas shang dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
When I first went to the northern city of Anyang during harvest season in the fall of 2000, the people were burning all the chaff, which is illegal in China....
Chemical analyses of ancient organics absorbed, and preserved, in pottery jars from the Neolithic village of Jiahu, in Henan province, northern China, have revealed that a mixed fermented beverage of rice, honey, and fruit was being produced as early as 9,000 years ago, the university said in a statement....
China and Its Influence on the Cultures of Northeast Siberia
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 China Historical Maps - Perry-Castañeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
A portion of "Originalkarte der Provinz Kwang Tung (Canton) zur Ubersicht der Deutschen Missions-Stationen" from Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes' Geographischer Anstalt uber Wichtige Neue Erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie von Dr. A.
Ports in China, Japan and the Philippines 1860 Part I (335K)
Ports in China, Japan and the Philippines 1860 Part II Plans of Schanghai [Shanghai, China], Iloilo [Philippines], Sual [Port Sual, Philippines], Taiwan [now Tainan, Taiwan], Zamboanga [Philippines], Khiungtscheu [Kiungshan/ch'iung-Shan, China] From Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes' Geographischer Anstalt uber Wichtige Neue Erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie von Dr. A.
www.lib.utexas.edu /maps/historical/history_china.html   (1047 words)

China proper consists of three great river systems: the Yellow River (Huang He), 2,109 mi (5,464 km) long; the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang), the third-longest river in the world at 2,432 mi (6,300 km); and the Pearl River (Zhu Jiang), 848 mi (2,197 km) long.
Japanese troops moved to seize China's northern provinces in July 1937 but were resisted by Chiang, who had been able to use the Japanese invasion to unite most of China behind him.
China, which has now outlawed the sect, was thought to consider the apolitical spiritual group threatening because its numbers exceeded the membership of the Chinese Communist Party.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0107411.html   (2864 words)

 Shaolin gongfu, Shaolin Martial Arts Academy, shaolin kungfu, China shaolin martial arts, Northern China Shaolin, ...
Students who sincerely wish to learn the chinese martial arts are invited to come to northern China and learn all levels of traditional shaolin martial arts from disciples of the famous northern Song shan mountain temple protection monks.
In the year 2000, Shao lin masters from the south of China also joined with the academy to teach southern Shao lin kung fu to foreign students interested in their styles.
Students at the Northern Shao Lin Martial Arts Academy study in facilities with a big training hall, and training is also conducted outside in the clear air.
www.shaolins.com   (4510 words)

 chinese bronze age
… Bronze Age of China exhibition from the People’s Republic of China represent the most brilliant discoveries made in recent Chinese Bronze Age archaeology.
… The art of China's earliest dynastic periods, often called the First Bronze Age, from the Shang to the Han dynasties, focussed on the "Cult of the Dead".
… The Chinese Bronze Age had begun by 1700 BC in the kingdom of the Shang dynasty along the banks of the Yellow River in northern China.
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 Welcome:Northern California:Families with Children from China:Adoption Support Group
We are an international network of families who have adopted, are waiting to adopt, or are considering adopting a child from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
FCC Northern California provides local and regional networks of support for families who have adopted from China, and is a source of information for prospective adoptive parents.
We sponsor many events throughout the year, including playgroups, get-togethers, and holiday celebrations for children and families, Chinese culture and language groups, parents' nights out for informal or panel discussions of many issues, forums for waiting and prospective parents to meet and ask questions, and a growing list of other activities-all organized by parent volunteers.
fccncalif.org   (583 words)

 Pictures of Emei Shan - North Asia photos - stock photography and fine art prints
Emei-Shan is a lush and tall sacred mountain dotted with twenty active temples and monestaries linked by hundreds of thousands of stairs.
It has been one of the Middle Kingdom's four Buddhist Mountains since the advent of Buddhism in China and is nowadays a popular pilgrimage site.
In season, you will share the path with people of all ages and all walks of life attempting the arduous climb of more than 2500m elevation gain.
www.terragalleria.com /asia/china/emei-shan/emei-shan.all.html   (479 words)

 China northern airline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Welcome to visit our China northern airline resources.
China northern airline: China Northern Airlines to launch new services to South Korea
China Northern Airlines has announced plans to introduce several new international and domestic routes.
airlines.998guide.com /china-northern-airline   (156 words)

 CHINA SOUTHERN AIRLINES Co.,Ltd || VER 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
China Southern Airlines Introduces New Airbus A330 to Sydney ;New Flat-Bed Premium Business Class Seats On Australia - China Route
Boffo E-Ticket Business Flowing Into China Southern Airlines;Mega Internet Sales Means Christmas in October For China 's Largest Carrier
China Southern Airlines Makes Major Presence At Vietnam Trade Fair;First Such Travel Trade Convention Ever Held In Ho Chi Minh City
www.cs-air.com /en   (78 words)

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