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  Zhou Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In Chinese Marxist historiography, the Zhou dynasty marks the beginning of the feudal phase of Chinese history, a period which is said to extend to the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine, 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 queen's son Ji Yijiu was proclaimed the new king by the nobles from the states of Zheng,, Qin and the Marquess of Shen.
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 King Yi of Zhou - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following kings Yi of Zhou (or Zhou Yiwang) result from the Pinyin transliteration of the original Chinese characters.
King Yi of Zhou (Ji Jian) (ch 周懿王 zhōu yì wáng), seventh sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
King Yi of Zhou (Ji Xie) (ch 周夷王 zhōu yí wáng), ninth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Zhou_yi_wang   (129 words)

  
 Chinese History - Zhou Dynasty event history (www.chinaknowledge.org)
It was only after the defeat of his own family that the Zhou king could establish a reign that expanded rapidly beyond the old political borders of the Shang states.
Although the Confucianists see the Western Zhou period as a time of glory, humanity and perfect government, it was a hard time for the Zhou rulers to survive the attacks of the southern and western tribes.
The Zhou kings had to rely on the help of their neighbour states not even to protect themselves from raids by other powers but also to solve intern power struggles.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Zhou/zhou-event.html   (2003 words)

  
 Dynasties of China: Western Zhou Dynasty
Kings, as supreme rulers, distributed both land and the people on it to their relatives, meritorious ministers and generals founding many small vassal states.
King Wu's enfeoffment of dukes was the first practice of the feudal system during the Western Zhou Dynasty.
As the Zhou kings were no longer the sole possessors of the land, the ties of kingship and vassalage inevitably weakened.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/history/zhou/western   (900 words)

  
 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - The Chronological Tables of Chinese History (7)
In 827BC, Ji Jing (®V¹t), a descendant of Ji Fa was crowned Zhou King Xuan (©P«Å¤ý), the 11th King of the Zhou Dynasty.
In 774BC Ji You was appointed by Zhou King You as a Si Tu (¥q®{) or an official of ritual ceremonies in the Zhou Court.
Ji Juetu followed Zhou King Ping to live in Cheng Zhou and the State of Zheng, in the west of the county of Hua in Shaanxi province, was left without a ruler.
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 Zhou Dynasty -- Political, Social, Cultural, Historical Analysis Of China -- Research Into Origins Of Huns, Uygurs, ...
King Xiangwang conferred onto Jinn Lord the title of Count and the land of Yangfan or 'he nei' (pronounced as He-rui in ancient Chinese to mean the winding section of the Yellow River).
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.
Zhou King Pingwang moved eastward to Luoyi in 770 BC under the escort of Qin lord, and promised to Qin the land of Feng and Qishan should Qin defeat Quanrong and recover the territories.
www.uglychinese.org /zhou.htm   (14607 words)

  
 Chinese History - Zhou Dynasty (www.chinaknowledge.org)
The Zhou Dynasty is probably the dynasty that reigned for the longest period not only of all Chinese dynasties, but of the whole world.
The once venerated kings of Zhou, people like King Cheng 成王 and Kang 康王, lost their central position as the Heaven-approved sacrosanct ruler and were challenged by feudal lords that overtook the leadership of the Chinese world.
The Zhou kings had to flee from their western capital to the east, forced by "barbarian" tribes that invaded the Zhou territory.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Zhou/zhou.html   (535 words)

  
 Montgomery County Public Schools - Social Studies Department
The Zhou (zhoe) Dynasty was the longest of all the Chinese Dynasties.
The position of the Zhou king was kept because people still believed that he was needed to perform the religious duties that connected them to Heaven, but they began to disobey his orders.
Zhou rulers tried to increase the amount of food grown on their lands by introducing a farming system known as the “well-field” system.
www.mcps.k12.md.us /curriculum/Socialstd/resources/zhou.html   (2076 words)

  
 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - Chinese History - The inception of Dong Zhou Dynasty (1)
King Li died in exile in 828BC and his son, Ji Jing, the Crown Prince was crowned Zhou King Xuan (©P«Å¤ý).
During the reign of Zhou King Xuan (827BC to 782BC) the villages in the north of the land were constantly subjected to raids from Jiang («¸) and Rong (¦¥) tribes from the north.
In his 38th year reign, in 789BC, Zhou King Xuan personally led an expeditionary force trying to crush the aggressive northern neighbours, but he was defeated at the battle of Qian Mu (¤d¯a) in present day Shanxi province (¤s¦è¬Ù) and lost a large part of territory to the tribes of Jiang and Rong.(¦¥) tribes.
www.asiawind.com /forums/read.php?f=2&i=2270&t=2240   (1106 words)

  
 History of Chinese Dynasties: Zhou dynasty
Having suffered much during the reign of King Zhou, the Shang army turned coat and led the Zhou army to the Shang capital.
King Zhou committed suicide and the Shang Dynasty collapsed.
The Zhou Dynasty is traditionally divided into two periods: the Western Zhou (11th century BC to 711 BC) with Haojing as its capital and the Eastern Zhou (770 BC - 221 BC), when the capital was moved east to present Luoyang.
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 Jiang Taigong Angles
When King Wen saw Jiang Shang, at first sight he felt that this was an unusual old man, and began to converse with him.
King Wu and Jiang Taigong decided this was the time to attack, for the people had lost faith in the ruler.
The Shang king set fire to his palace and perished in it, and King Wu and his successors as the Zhou dynasty established rule over all of China.
www.shme.com /culture/legend/jiang.htm   (818 words)

  
 Creation of the Gods: A Somewhat Less Than Critical Commentary
King Zhou was named crown prince by his father King Di Yi due to a display of miraculous strength.
King Zhou later found that Daji was deathly ill. Daji convinced the king that the sword was a curse on her, and that King Zhou had been tricked by a sorceror.
King Zhou informed Daji that despite the barbaric torture, the ministers were not afraid to criticize the king.
clausius.engr.utk.edu /planetc/books/creation/text/outline.html   (10952 words)

  
 King Li of Zhou   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The following kings Li of Zhou result from the Pinyin transliteration of the original Chinese characters.
827 BC) (ch 周厲王; zhōu lì wáng) was the tenth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
677 BC) (ch 周釐王; zhōu lí wáng) was the sixteenth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty and the fourth of Eastern Zhou Dynasty.
usapedia.com /k/king-li-of-zhou.html   (76 words)

  
 Discover Chengdu, China
He was inspired by the ancient story of King Tai of Zhou, Grandfather of King Wu of Zhou, moving his capital.
History recorded King Tai of Zhou's move as "it took a year to become a town; it took 2 years to become a capital".
Following this, king of Shu named the new city as "Cheng Du", which means "become a capital".
www.magicaljourneys.com /China/china-discover-chengdu.html   (437 words)

  
 610s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
619 BC - Death of Zhou xiang wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
618 BC - Zhou qing wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
613 BC - Death of Zhou qing wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
www.americancanyon.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/610s_BC   (234 words)

  
 King Zhou Sword - Ancient Oriental Sword   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The last Shang emperor, King Zhou, had a notorious reputation for his cruelty and general contempt of all things good.
To save ordinary people from suffering, King Wu, the founder of the Western Zhou Dynasty, with the help of different gods and legendary heroes, killed King Zhou and established the Western Zhou Dynasty.
This premium replica sword is all that is left from the rule of King Zhou.
www.thesharpside.com /kizhswanorsw.html   (183 words)

  
 Zhou Dynasty
The Zhou fulfilled the mandate of Heaven by defeating the Shang in warfare.
The ancient Zhou capital was divided into two sections, one for the Zhou people an the imperial court and the other half for the Shang people.
The Zhou royal court and son of Emperor Yu Wang escape and move the capital eastward to Loyand in 771 B.C. Many of the ancient Jade artifacts uncovered and on the market today is the result of this historic event.
www.thejadetrade.com /ian/p8.html   (1043 words)

  
 Mandate_of_Heaven   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is first found discussed in writings recording the words of the Duke of Zhou, younger brother of King Wu of Zhou and regent for King Wu's infant son King Cheng of Zhou, and he is usually considered to be its first proponent.
The concept was first used by the Zhou dynasty to justify their overthrow of the Shang dynasty and was used by many succeeding dynasties to justify their rule.
The Duke of Zhou explained the Mandate to the people of the Shang dynasty, that if their king had not been so mean, his Mandate would not have been taken away.
www.apawn.com /search.php?title=Mandate_of_Heaven   (552 words)

  
 Supporting Data Integration and Warehousing Using H2O - King, Data, Warehousing, Data, Vol (ResearchIndex)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abstract: This paper presents a broad framework for data integration, that supports both data materialization and virtual view capabilities, and that can be used with legacy as well as modern database systems.
Zhou, R. Hull, R. King, J-C. Franchitti, Supporting Data Integration and Warehousing Using H2O, IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, Vol.
Benchmarking the Heraclitus[Alg,C] Prototype - Zhou, Ghandeharizadeh, Hull (1994)
citeseer.ist.psu.edu /80055.html   (678 words)

  
 Chinese language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Contemporaneous with the end of Shang and Western Zhou periods are the bronze inscriptions.
It is said that during the reign of Zhou King Xuan (宣王 827-782 BCE), a revision in the form of written characters were undertaken, and these became refered to as the "greater seal script" or dazhuan.
Old Chinese (T:上古漢語S:上古汉语P:Shànggǔ Hànyǔ), sometimes known as 'Archaic Chinese', was the language common during the early and middle Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC), texts of which include inscriptions on bronze artifacts, the poetry of the Shijing, the history of the Shujing, and portions of the Yijing (I Ching).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chinese_language   (7061 words)

  
 King Wu of Zhou -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
King Wu of Zhou () or King Wu of Chou was the first sovereign of the Chinese (The imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism) Zhou Dynasty.
(Click link for more info and facts about Zhou Gong Dan) Zhou Gong Dan was one of his brothers.
became king in 1135 BC, established the dynasty in 1122 BC, ruled until 1115 BC (A place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)) tomb
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/k/ki/king_wu_of_zhou.htm   (327 words)

  
 Jizi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He established the dukedom of Chaoxian (Joseon in Korean), granted by King Wu of Zhou.
Last king Zhun (準) was expeled in 192 B.C. by Wei Man, who was a Yan Chinese and had fled to Chaoxian.
Zhun fled to the south and proclaimed himself the King of Han (韓).
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/J/Jizi.htm   (407 words)

  
 520s BC : 529 BC
520 BC -- Zhou dao wang[?] becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China but dies before the end of the year.
521 BC -- Death of Zhou jing wang[?], King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
520 BC -- Death of Zhou dao wang[?], King of the Zhou Dynasty of China
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 King Zhao of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
King Zhao of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
King Zhao of Zhou (ch 周昭王; zhōu zhāo wáng) or King Chao of Chou was the fourth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
The article about King Zhao of Zhou contains information related to King Zhao of Zhou and Personal information.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/King_Zhao_of_Zhou   (84 words)

  
 King Wu of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
King Wu of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
King Wu of Zhou (Chinese: 周武王; pinyin: zhōu wŭ wáng) or King Wu of Chou was the first sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
The article about King Wu of Zhou contains information related to King Wu of Zhou and Personal information.
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 King Ping of Zhou -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
King Ping of Zhou -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
King Ping of Zhou (before 771 BC - 720 BC) ((Click link for more info and facts about ch.) ch.
周平王 zhōu píng wáng) or King P'ing of Chou was the thirteenth sovereign of the Chinese (The imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism) Zhou Dynasty and the first of Eastern Zhou Dynasty.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/K/Ki/King_Ping_of_Zhou.htm   (326 words)

  
 Articles - 770s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
778 BC - Agamestor, King of Athens, dies after a reign of 17 years and is succeeded by his son Aeschylus.
The history of the Games is believed to reach as far back as the 13th century BC but no older written record survives.
770 BC - Beginning of the Eastern Zhou Dynasty in China as Zhou ping wang becomes the first King of the Zhou to rule from the new capital of Chengzhou (today Luoyang).
www.crunner.com /articles/776_BC   (214 words)

  
 600s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
609 BC - King Josiah of Judah dies in the Battle of Megiddo against Pharaoh Necho II of Egypt
607 BC - Death of Zhou kuang wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
600 BC - Birth of King Cambyses I of Anshan, head of the Achaemenid dynasty (approximate date).
www.knowallabout.com /6/60/600s_bc.html   (164 words)

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