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  Huang He - MSN Encarta
The Huang He rises in northern China in a series of springs and lakes in the Kunlun Mountains in Qinghai Province, south of the Gobi Desert.
The Wei River enters the Huang He in the central portion of Shaanxi, and the river then flows east across the northern portion of Henan Province to the plains of northern China.
Construction of a dam across the Huang He at Three-Gate Gorge was begun in 1956, with funding from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).
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 Huang Shan Mao Feng Tea - TeaSpring.com
Huang Shan is one of China's famous mountain for producing great Green teas and their Mao Feng is certainly one of the best.
Our Huang Shan Mao Feng comes from the tea company owned by Mr.
Every sip of Huang Shan Mao Feng tea promises a sweet and refreshing memory.
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  Beauty, the Land of China - Huang He   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Huang He is also called the "mother river" of China, for the Chinese civilization has evolved in the region around the river.
Huang Di came originally from Shandong, and all of the famous tribal battles that he allegedly fought were located in the present North China plain which at the time was part of the Yellow River's flood plain.
Because of the favorable security afforded by the terrain, the political structure established by Huang Di was allowed the establishment to prosper for numerous generations of successors and eventually blossom into the flower of the early Chinese civilization.
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  di huang, sheng di huang,shu di huang, Complementary and Alternative Healing University
Sheng di huang is cold and shu di huang is warm.
Sheng di huang should not be used in cases of pixu with dampness, or in cases of yangxu, and in pregnant women with blood deficiency of
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 Huang He. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Past Lanzhou, the Huang He becomes a wide, slow-moving stream as it begins its bend around the Ordos and separates the northern uplands from the desert and loess lands of the south and west.
Turning south, the Huang He passes through the Great Wall and enters the fertile loess region (where rich coal deposits are also found on both sides of the river).
During the winter dry season the Huang He is slow-moving and silt-laden, and occupies only part of its huge bed; with the summer rains, it can become a raging torrent.
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 Gregory Sutter : Papers : The Yellow River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The origin of the Huang is in the Pa-yen-k'a-la Mountains of the eastern Plateau of Tibet.
This loess plateau is where the Huang picks up almost all of its silt load : in Lan'Chou, before traveling through the loess region, the water has a maximum silt load of 3 kg/m3; in T'ung-kuan, after leaving the plateau, it has a maximum load of 580 kg/m3.
The dam, in western Honan province where the Huang leaves its middle basin, was begun in 1955 and completed on December 20, 1974.
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 Huang He - HighBeam Encyclopedia
Huang He Hwang Ho, or Yellow River, great river of N China, c.3,000 mi (4,830 km) long, rising in the Kunlun Mts., NW Qinghai prov., and flowing generally east into the "great northern bend" (around the Ordos Desert), then east again to the Bohai, an arm of the Yellow Sea.
House of Huang: Paris-based Chinese artist Huang Yong Ping's eclectic sculptures and installations are the subject of a traveling retrospective now on view at MASS MoCA.
Huang's friend carries him into a Beijing hospital because Huang's ankle was broken.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-HuangHe.html   (1244 words)

 AllRefer.com - Huang He Information
The Huang He's chief tributaries are the Wei He joining from the west, and the Fen He from the east.
Dams in the upper course are the Nongmenxia in Qinghai province, the largest hydroelectric scheme on the Huang He; and Liujiaxia, near Lanzhou in Gansu province.
The Huang He first ran dry in 1972, and in 1997, a drought year, the lower course of the river was empty from February to August.
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 Huang He
Rising in Qinghai province in the west of the country, it winds eastwards to the Bohai Gulf on the Yellow Sea.
Before 1852 the Huang He flowed into the Yellow Sea south of the Shandong Peninsula, but in that year the course shifted north and the river emptied into the Bohai Gulf.
In 1938 Chinese nationalist forces breached the dykes on the south bank near Kaifeng in an attempt to halt the Japanese advance, flooding some 54,000 sq km/21,000 sq mi in Henan, Anhui, and Jiangsu, and forcing 3 million people to leave home.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0014303.html   (381 words)

 The Huang He River
Huang He is the world's fourth-longest river at 3,395 miles.
Chinese troops under Chiang Kai-Shek broke the levees on the Huang He in order to flood a valley and stop the advance of invading Japanese troops.
The resulting flood was massive, and the death toll of the invaders topped 900,000.
www.socialstudiesforkids.com /articles/geography/huangheriver.htm   (249 words)

 Ford Foundation Report
Huang, in his mid-30’s, is also from Anhui, but he came north, after graduate school, to experiment with his theories of educational reform.
Huang named the school in honor of the Chinese educator Tao Xingzhi, who was a major intellectual influence on Huang and is commemorated in statues and postage stamps as a “20th-century Confucius.” Tao, like Huang a native of Anhui, studied at Columbia University’s Teachers College in the 1920’s with John Dewey, the American psychologist.
At Xingzhi, Huang supplements nationally prescribed courses and textbooks with lessons on “speaking, information and observation.” The faculty, many of whom come from the countryside themselves, are dedicated educators working not for the money so much as for a chance to teach in a uniquely fulfilling environment.
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 Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Huang He Plain mixed forests (PA0424)
The lower plain of the Huang He (Yellow) River consists of silt that has been transported from the loess hills of North Central China.
The Huang He Plain mixed forest ecoregion expands to the east as the floodplains of the Yellow River broaden as they approach the sea.
This ecoregion consists of wide expanses of alluvial plains of the Huang He (Yellow) River, mostly devoted to agriculture, together with adjacent low mountains and hills.
www.worldwildlife.org /wildworld/profiles/terrestrial/pa/pa0424_full.html   (908 words)

 Huang He   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Huang He or Yellow River is the second largest river in China after the Yangtze and has a total length of 5,464 km.
The Huang He rises in northern China in the Kunlun Mountains in Qinghai Province, south of the Gobi Desert.
In some places the water level of the river is higher than the land and dikes have built to try and stop the river from flooding.
www.geol.lsu.edu /WDD/ASIAN/Huanghe/huange_he.htm   (872 words)

 What is the Huang River Valley?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Huang River Valley of China gave rise to one of four cradles of civilization on earth.
The Huang He River, also known as the Yellow River, flows across Northern China for 3,400 miles (5500 km), with its middle part forming the Huang River Valley.
Among the many innovations of the people of the Huang River Valley were a primitive writing in ideographic characters, irrigation canals to water crops, ritualized burials for exalted rulers, and dikes and levees to control the flooding of the Huang He.
www.wisegeek.com /what-is-the-huang-river-valley.htm   (422 words)

 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Huang
Huang He (Huang Ho or Yellow) River in n central China; China's second longest (after the Yangtze).
Huang Hai (Yellow Sea) Shallow branch of the Pacific Ocean, n of the East China Sea between the Chinese mainland and the Korean peninsula.
The Huang He, Liao, and Yalu rivers drain into it; the yellow loess (fine-grained silt)...
www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=Huang   (768 words)

Huang He es un producto de venta libre que cuenta con la aprobacióndel Ministerio de Salud Pública de la Provincia de Buenos Aires (R.N.P.A.2906-13584/04 y R.N.E.2900-65101/2004).
Huang He mejora la calidad de vida en hombres de todas las edades o etapas biológicas y quienes padecen trastornos por el stress continuo.
Huang He, es un producto que permite aumentar la fluidez de la sangre de las arterias del pene, mejorar y fortalecer su erección,
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 Welcome to Eileen Huang Site
Eileen Huang, born in China, began her piano studies at the age of six.
Eileen Huang, nata in China, incomincia a suonare il pianoforte a sei anni.
Eileen Huang, geboren in China, begann das Klavierspiel mit sechs Jahren.
www.eileenhuang.com   (153 words)

 Huang He — FactMonster.com
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Huang He: Course - Course The turbulent upper Huang He meanders east through a series of gorges to the fertile Lanzhou...
Huang He: Ancient Floods and Recent Water Scarcity - Ancient Floods and Recent Water Scarcity During the winter dry season the Huang He is slow-moving...
www.factmonster.com /ce6/world/A0824404.html   (174 words)

 Huang Di - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Huang Di - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Huang Di, called the Yellow Emperor, legendary Chinese ruler and cultural hero, traditionally said to have reigned from 2697 to 2597 bc.
Many references to myths are also included in philosophical texts, particularly Daoist texts like the Zhuang zi, the Lie zi, and the Huai nan zi, but...
uk.encarta.msn.com /Huang_Di.html   (112 words)

 Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Huang He Plain mixed forests (PA0424)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
If you were to scoop up a handful of dirt from the Huang He (Yellow River) plain, it’s likely that the dirt you are holding was transported down the Yellow River from the loess hills of north-central China.
The Huang He is called the Yellow River because huge amounts of loess soil turn the water that color.
So much of this mineral-rich soil ends up in the Huang He that it can fill the riverbed and thus change the river’s course.
www.nationalgeographic.com /wildworld/profiles/terrestrial/pa/pa0424.html   (418 words)

 Columbia Encyclopedia- Huang He - AOL Research & Learn
Columbia Encyclopedia- Huang He - AOL Research & Learn
During the summer high-water period, water pressure against the dikes can break through the retaining walls to cause devastating floods, which have led the Huang He to be called China's Sorrow.
In 1955 the Chinese initiated a 50-year construction plan for control of the river.
reference.aol.com /columbia/_a/huang-he/20051206053209990005   (758 words)

 Law Huang International, Ltd. - Attorneys and Counselors at Law in Las Vegas, Nevada
Law Huang International Ltd. provides aggressive and cost-efficient representation through enhanced use of knowledge, expertise, and technology while affording clients personal attention.
Having succeeded in this goal, the firm's growing practice ranges from immigration to investment, and from tobacco to toys.
Attorneys at Law Huang International have international experience needed to provide expert counsel on a wide variety of legal issues.
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 huang he - OneLook Dictionary Search
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Huang He : Encarta® World English Dictionary, North American Edition [home, info]
Huang He : The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
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The Huang He (or Yellow River) is located about 20km north of Kaifeng and is commonly known as 'The Mother River' as it has for millennia supplied the Chinese with many of the basic necessities of life.
It has also been a destructive force with a number of disastrous floods in recent centuries.
The following photos were taken on a spectacular bike ride from the university to the river and back again that I took with 2 Americans - Micah and Rachel - one memorable day in May 2003.
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 Čínská restaurace Huang He ~ Napsali o nás ~ After Hours – ALL YOU CAN EAT
Huang He One thing I’ve learned is not to judge a Chinese restaurant by its décor.
Huang He – dark paneling, a few silk-screened prints, brown tablecloths overlaid by white tablecloths – is a typical looking Chinese restaurant.
We tried not to eat dessert, but failed (not the flaming kiwi, bud delicious fried bananas and fried apples in honey sauce with ice and whipped cream).
www.huanghe.cz /napsali/pbj.htm   (673 words)

 Huang He - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Huang He,&sp;Hwang Ho, or Yellow River, great river of N China, c.3,000 mi (4,830 km) long, rising in the Kunlun Mts., NW Qinghai prov., and flowing generally east into the great northern bend (around the Ordos Desert), then east again to the Bohai, an arm of the Yellow Sea.
&BC;, the lower Huang He has inundated the surrounding region some 1,500 times and has made nine major changes in its course.
The People's Victory Canal, a 40-mi-long (64-km) diversion and irrigation channel, connects the Huang He with the Wei
www.thehistorychannel.co.uk /site/search/search.php?word=HuangHe   (863 words)

 AllRefer.com - Huang He : Ancient Floods and Recent Water Scarcity, East Asia, East Asia (East Asian Physical ...
AllRefer.com - Huang He : Ancient Floods and Recent Water Scarcity, East Asia, East Asia (East Asian Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
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