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  Emperor Huan of Han - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Han Huan-ti, (132-168) was an emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
Emperor Huan succeeded in removing Liang Ji in 159 but this only caused to increase the influence of the eunuchs over all aspect of government.
Emperor Huan posthumously honored his grandfather and father as emperors, but because the empress dowager was regent, did not honor his mother Yan Ming as an empress dowager; rather, she was given the title of an imperial consort.
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 Emperor Zhi of Han - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Emperor Zhi of Han (Traditional Chinese: 漢質帝;; Simplified Chinese: 漢质帝; Hanyu Pinyin: Hàn Zhí Dì; Wade-Giles: Han Chih-ti; 138-146) was an emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty.
After Emperor Zhi's death, Liang Ji, under pressure by the key officials, was forced to summon a meeting of the officials to decide whom to enthrone as the new emperor.
Long after Emperor Zhi's death, in 175, Emperor Ling bestowed on Emperor Zhi's mother Consort Chen the honorific title of Princess Xiao of Bohai, in recognition of her status as mother of an emperor.
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 History of China - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The early history of China is complicated by the lack of a written language during this period coupled with the existence of documents from later time periods attempting to describe events that occurred several centuries before.
China suffered two extreme famines exactly twenty years after each opium war in the 1860s and 1880s, and the Qing imperial dynasty was ineffective in helping the population.
Early Medieval China is a journal devoted to academic scholarship relating to the period roughly between the end of the Han and beginning of the Tang eras.
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 Chinese History - Han Dynasty æ¼¢ event history (www.chinaknowledge.de)
The army reform of Emperor Wudi lead to the stationing of garrisons throughout the empire, in the capitals of the commanderies (jun 郡), from 111 on the standing army was organized in eight commanderies (xiaowei 校尉).
Emperor Wudi had the obsession to be cursed by witchcraft and to be the victim of political plots of the feudal princes and their consultants ("clients" binke 賓客, "wandering knights" youxia 遊俠).
A state as large as Han China after the expansion to the west, south and northeast (see next chapter) lacked junior staff for the many civil offices in the capital and throughout the empire.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Han/han-event.html   (8024 words)

  
 Sino-Roman relations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
China and Rome progressively inched closer with the embassies of Zhang Qian in 130 BC and the military expeditions of China to Central Asia, until general Ban Chao attempted to send an envoy to Rome around 100 AD.
The first group of people claiming to be an embassy of Romans to China is recorded in 166, sixty years after the expeditions to the west of the Chinese general Ban Chao.
This embassy presumably was sent by the Emperor Carus (282–283), whose short reign was occupied with war with Persia.
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 Cao Cao - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In 189, Emperor Ling died and was succeeded by his eldest son, though it was the empress dowager who administered the official matters.
China slowly came to be divided by only three powers – Wei, Shu and Wu, which fought sporadic battles among themselves without the balance tipping significantly in anyone's favor.
The civil strife towards the end of the Eastern Han Dynasty gave the jian'an poems their characteristic solemn yet heart-stirring tone, while lament over the ephemerality of life was also a central theme of works from this period.
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 Han
Economic expansion, changing relationships with the people of the steppes, strengthening of the palace at the expense of the civil service, weakening of the state's hold on the peasantry, and the rise of the families of the rich and the gentry were all factors that led to the adoption of Confucian ideals..
His rise to emperor is unusual because he gained much public support on his rise and he began a ceremony in which a seal of precious stone was passed to the emperor.
The descendents of the Han dynasty eventually joined in the uprising, and, it was the armies of these nobles, under the leadership of Liu Hsiu, who killed Wang Mang in 22A.D. The fighting continued until 25 A.D., when Liu Hsiu became the emperor.
www.mnsu.edu /emuseum/prehistory/china/early_imperial_china/han.html   (1128 words)

  
 Antoninus Pius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Emperor Antoninus Pius Titus Aurelius Fulvius Boionius Arrius Antoninus Pius (September 19, 86 - March 7, 161) was Roman Emperor from 138 to 161.
One of his first acts as Emperor was to persuade the senate to grant divine honors to Hadrian, which they had at first refused; his efforts to persuade the Senate to grant these honors is one of the reasons given for his title of Pius (dutiful in affection; compare pietas).
The mission reached the Chinese capital Luoyang in 166 and was greeted by Emperor Huan of the Han Dynasty.
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 Han Dynasty - China History - China
The Han dynasty, after which the members of the ethnic majority in China, the "Han Chinesepeople of Han," are named, was notable also for its military prowess.
Emperor Wu decided that Taoism was no longer suitable for China, and officially declared China to be a Confucian state; however, like the emperors before him, he combined Legalist methods with the ConfucianismConfucian ideal.
Han court officials who attempted to strip lands out of the landlords faced such enormous resistance that their policies would never be put in to place.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Han_Dynasty   (2508 words)

  
 Chinese Dynasties - Eastern Han Dynasty
Emperor Guangwu, Liuxiu, concluded the upheaval of the former Han Dynasty and reunified the country.
Emperor He repealed the national monopolization of salt and iron and encouraged the development of bronze metallurgy and the textile industry.
Emperor Huan died in 168 and quickly the 12-year-old Emperor Ling was selected out by the empress to inherit the kingship.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/history/han/eastern.htm   (1136 words)

  
 Millennial Fair – the Rise and Fall of the Emperial Han by Jonathan Wu
The Han Emperor was powerless against his oppressors; after Dong Zhuo came Cao Cao, another ambitious warlord who wanted to unite the land under his own rule.
Cao Pi ascended the throne as Wei Emperor, Sun Quan established the Kingdom of Wu, and Liu Bei crowned himself Emperor of Shu.
In retrospect, the Han Dynasty was a turbulent time for China, filled with both prosperity and poverty, brilliance in rule and decay of rule.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Church in China
According to Pauthier, the T'ang Emperor, Hiuan T'sung issued in 745 an edict wherein it was stated that the temples of the religion from Ta Ta'in being known popularly as Persian temples, it was ordered that, this being inaccurate, thenceforth the latter name should be changed to Ta Ts'in temples.
This is a proof of the influence of the Mongols of China.
An important imperial decree of 15 March, 1899, established on an official basis the relations between the Catholic clergy and the local authorities of China; the bishops were placed on an equal footing with the viceroys and the governors, the vicars-general ranked with the treasurers, provincial judges and Tao-t'ai, priests with prefects.
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 Chinese History - Han Dynasty æ¼¢ literature, thought, and philosophy (www.chinaknowledge.de)
During the time of Emperor Wudi 漢武帝, the Confucian scholar Dong Zhongshu 董仲舒 admonished the ruler to establish an academy (taixue 太學) which should produce scholars (boshi 博士) to educate the crown prince (recommended by Jia Yi 賈宜 in his book Xinshu 旰書 "New Essays") and to produce an elite for governmental offices.
The orthodox Confucianism of the Han Dynasty was not identical to the man-centered philosophy of Confucius who stressed good behaviour of the ruler according to the old customs.
Ban Biao 班彪 and his son Ban Gu 班固 wrote the History of the Former Han Dynasty (Hanshu 漢書) in the biographical-thematic style of the universal history Shiji 史記 (ending during the reign of Emperor Han Wudi), a style that was prevalent for official histories (zhengshi 正史) during the whole history of the Chinese empire.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Han/han-literature.html   (1421 words)

  
 All Information of Template:User pl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Some sources report that Zhuge Liang, of the Kingdom of Shu of China, invented a land mine type device in the third century.
The biggest of these are the People's Republic of China http://www.icbl.org/lm/2004/china, India http://www.icbl.org/lm/2004/india, the United States http://www.icbl.org/lm/2004/usa and the Russian Federation http://www.icbl.org/lm/2004/russia.
The countries are China, Finland, India, Israel, Latvia, Morocco, Pakistan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, and the United States.
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 Huan - BookwormSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Huan nevertheless managed to defeat him, and Sauron was forced to flee.
Huan in that hour slew Carcharoth ; but there in the woven woods of Doriath his own doom long spoken was fulfilled, and he was wounded mortally, and the venom of Morgoth entered into him.
Huan yu are now taking a firm position in the market embracing the bright future that is based on his strong competence and technical development capability.
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 Indian, Chinese, & Japanese Emperors
India and China are the sources of the greatest civilizations in Eastern and Southern Asia.
The convention also makes it possible that Emperors who do not survive beyond their initial calendar year may not even be counted, which is the case, creating some confusion, with a couple of the Mongols.
The Later Han is often called the "Eastern" Han because the capital was moved down the Huang He valley, back to where the capital of the Chou had been.
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Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius starts a new war against the Parthians that ended shortly Pope Anicetus succeeds Pope Pius I First year of Yongshou era of the Chinese Han Dynasty 155 - Births.
He "re-established" the Han Dynasty at Luoyang, which would rule for another 200 years, and became Emperor Guangwu.
Cao Pi (曹丕)¹ Cao Rui (曹睿) Cao Fang (曹芳) Cao Mao (曹髦) Cao Huan (曹奂) Cao Zhang (曹彰) Cao Kai (曹楷) Cao Zhi (曹植) Cao Zhi (曹志) Cao Xiong (曹熊)...
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 All Empires History Forum: Parthian and Roman relations with Han China
Yes, Rome and China were in the trading bussiness, and when they went to see each other they were doing it for allied reasons.
On the other hand, while China maintains strong trading ties with western nations, military relations are more strained and problematic.
I am living in west China at the moment and would like to know more about the site (how I could see it) and whether any archaeologists are working on it at present (since I have an archaeology degree).
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 Notebook
China: Dawn of a Golden Age (Metropolitan Museum, NYC) --- The Palace Museum [Beijing] --- Ancient China --- (The British Museum) --- Splendors of China's Forbidden City - The Glorious Reign of Emperor Qianlong - Developed by the Field Museum in cooperation with the Palace Museum, Beijing --- Yin Yu Tang
China Institute in America [New York] - "China Institute Gallery generally presents two major exhibitions annually, each focusing on a unique aspect of Chinese art.
An Exhibition: Celebrate the Silk Road - "Not a highway in the modern sense, the Silk Road was instead a loose network of trails connecting China, india, and the Mediterranean via the mountains and deserts of Central Asia.
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 History
History of China Including ancient dynasties, the Imperial eras, etc.
Two Edicts from the Emperor On the occasion of Macartney's mission to China, 1793
Ladies of the Court of Emperor Huan of Han
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 Brooklyn College Core 9: Chinese Culture Page
With China we will find a tradition of civilization marked for over 3000 years by the use of writing, urbanization, a developed artistic culture, social stratification and a political structure which more or less successfully coordinated a huge population.
Section 7: China and the World II In general we shall do one "class" per class meeting.
Jesuits in China Tian/Shang di or Tian zhu.
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