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  Tang Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tang Dynasty, with its capital at Chang'an (modern-day suburb of Xi'an), the most populous city in the world at the time, is regarded by historians as a high point in Chinese civilization — surpassing that of the Han Dynasty.
Emperor Tang Xuan Zong brought the Middle Kingdom to its golden age and Tang hegemony reached all the way to Japan and Korea in the east, Indo China in the south and central and western Asia in the west.
The Tang were eventually driven out of Central Asia, and imperial China did not regain ground in that region until the Mongol led regime during the Yuan Dynasty.
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 Tang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tang Clan of Hong Kong, the first inhabitants to leave China and settle in Hong Kong.
A Tang class submarine of the United States Navy, or the lead ship of that class.
"Tang", a term commonly misused as a shortened version of "poon" (the slang term for a vagina).
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 Week XI TRADITIONAL CHINA: The Imperial City of the Tang Dynasty
During the Tang, Chang'an was the cultural capital of all of East Asia, by far the largest city in the world, and it was held is such high esteem that it was used as a model for capitals of other contemporary East Asian capitals, notably Parhae and Japan.
Tang texts record that Huayuan Hall was the site of ceremonies of the New Year and the winter solstice, the investiture of the new emperor, changing of reign titles, the inspection of troops and presentation of captive s.
The Tang Dynasty is notable in the history of Chinese ceramics for the dynamic beauty of its shapes, for the development of colored glazes and for the perfection of porcelain.
www.pitt.edu /~asian/week-10/week-10.html   (0 words)

 tang page
TANG closed for a surface attack and fired a spread of three torpedoes at one of the ships and quickly launched a similar spread at a second target.
TANG celebrated the Fourth of July at dawn by an end-around, submerged attack on an enemy freighter which was near shore.
The loss of TANG by her own torpedo, the last one fired on the most successful patrol ever made by a U.S. submarine, was a stroke of singular misfortune.
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This is an Interview with officer Michael Tang, a MetroDade Police Officer, in reference to Hurricane Andrew and the Roles of the Police, in General During the Aftermath and Occurrence of the Storm.
Tang: O.K., first it was ironic because I thought that this was a really safe place to be in fact, members of the squad were making jokes how we'd be the best treated there, 'cause Doral is known for, y'know, fancy service.
Tang: Once we left, the whole squad was together, the sergeant had been instructed that once the hurricane had passed, we were to go out and make sure that if there was anyone trapped or something.
digital.library.miami.edu /andrew/html/tang__michael_.html   (0 words)

Seven years later on October 25, 1951, the second USS Tang (SS 563) was commissioned and was the first of the modern fast attack submarines and surrogate parent of the U.S. Navy's nuclear power submarine force.
Tang continued to answer all bells from its Hawaiian home port and conducted the full range of multifaceted submarine operations for 20 years.
Tang earned six battleship efficiency "Es," four ASW "As," and four engineering "Es." The last engineering "E" was won in 1979 after 30 years' service, and almost four Years out of overhaul.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Delphi/9563/tang.html   (0 words)

 Tang Dynasty
Shortly after the collapse of Sui Dynasty the Tang Dynasty was born from a teenage boy who at the age of 18 Li Shin-min grasped the reins of power and took control of China.
By the arrival of the Tang Dynasty Buddhism had become the mainstream religion of China and often Chinese Buddhism is equated to a tree with one trunk and many branches to express the wide diversities of different types of Buddhist sects and beliefs.
Tang craftsmanship broke away from the past in a bold new movement forward with the experimentation of shape and form expressed in Calligraphy, Poetry, Bronze Works, Jade Works, Ceramics, Painting and thought.
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TANG broke into the middle of the formation, firing torpedoes as she closed the tankers (later identified as freighters).
As TANG poured on full speed to escape the gunfire directed at her, a destroyer passed around the stern of the transport and headed for the submarine.
TANG fishtailed under emergency power to clear the turning circle of the torpedo, but it struck her abreast the after torpedo room approximately 20 seconds after it was fired.
www.hazegray.org /danfs/submar/ss306.txt   (0 words)

 Review On Tang Soft Drink by MoSh -- MouthShut.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Now Tang is available in the Indian market as well, giving a chance to those who eyed it ruefully like me, to drink it to your hearts content at home.
Tang is a powdered soft drink, the makers call it a blend of nutrition with convenience, offering families around the globe, a great-tasting beverage.
Tang was originally marketed as an instant breakfast drink and touted as the drink that was developed for astronauts.
www.mouthshut.com /readreview/44757-1.html   (0 words)

 Tang Dynasty
The Tang dynasty was the golden age of literature and art.
In politics, Tang government perfected the system of examinations based on Confucianism that was used to select the best knowledgeable people from civil to government.
Due to the rebellion of An and Shi that broke out in late eighth century, Tang empire was greatly weakened, even though there was resurgence in early ninth centuty, the Tang dynasty was eventually collapsed in 907AD.
www.geocities.com /CollegePark/Union/7050/tang.html   (0 words)

 The Exoticism in Tang (618-907)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Many northwest tribes in Central Asia sent envoys to seek Tang protection and presented the emperor with the title of Heavenly Khan, or the Khan of Khans, thus marking the beginning of a remarkable political-military alliance with territory extended to East, Central and South Asia.
Tang dynasty China was like a magnet of culture to all the peoples around her, who came to her to learn all that a great civilization could offer.
Khotan surrended to Tang in 632 and the king sent his son to serve the Tang's imperial guard in 635.
www.silk-road.com /artl/tang.shtml   (0 words)

 SS-306, U.S.S. Tang
Tang, a Balao class fleet submarine, was launched 17 August 1943 at the Mare Island Navy Yard.
Tang arrived at Pearl Harbor in early January 1944, and after two weeks of training set off on her first war patrol on 22 January, headed for the Carolines-Marianas area.
Tang fired her four stern tubes at 400 yards, and the tanker sank.
www.fleetsubmarine.com /ss-306.html   (0 words)

 Chinese history:The Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD)
A Recollection of the Splendor of the Tang Dynasty
By the 9th century the city of Guangzhou was estimated to have a foreign population of 100,000.
Although Tang forces regained control of the empire, it was the beginning of the end for the Tang.
www.chinavoc.com /history/tang.htm   (0 words)

 Kraft Foods - Kraft Brands Around the World
Tang has long been known for its nutritional benefit as a good source of vitamin C. In recent years, Kraft has been adding other vitamins and minerals, depending upon the needs of a particular country or region.
While there are many different taste preferences for Tang around the globe, Kraft researchers have found that consumers’ perceptions of the brand are quite similar across all markets: Tang is a symbol of a mother’s love for her family.
Tang is a great example of Kraft’s “best of global, best of local” philosophy at work.
www.kraft.com /archives/brands/brands_tang.html   (0 words)

 Imperial Era: II
From Tang times until the closing days of the Qing empire in 1911, scholar-officials functioned often as intermediaries between the grass-roots level and the government.
Domestic economic instability and military defeat in 751 by Arabs at Talas, in Central Asia, marked the beginning of five centuries of steady military decline for the Chinese empire.
Included in these refinements were not only the Tang ideal of the universal man, who combined the qualities of scholar, poet, painter, and statesman, but also historical writings, painting, calligraphy, and hard-glazed porcelain.
www-chaos.umd.edu /history/imperial2.html   (0 words)

 USS TANG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In order to reach her area, TANG had to pass through narrow waters known to be heavily patrolled by the enemy.
In her five patrols, TANG is credited with sinking 31 ships, totaling 227,800 tons and damaging two for 4,100 tons.
TANG’s second patrol was in the area west of Palau, east of Davao and at Truk.
www.csp.navy.mil /ww2boats/tang.htm   (0 words)

 TANG!!!!!!!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
TANG literally blasted into space in 1965 when it was first served aboard the Gemini space flight and is still going up on Shuttle flights today.
In 1997, TANG is a sponsor of Major League Soccer.
TANG is a product of Kraft General Foods.
members.aol.com /svetlanaja/tang.html   (497 words)

 Ethics of China 7 BC To 1279 by Sanderson Beck
Tang armies led by the Emperor's sons, Li Shimin in the south and eastern plain and crown prince Jiancheng in the northwest, offered amnesty and put down most of the resistance by 624.
A large Tang campaign was planned; but in 645 the Tang army could not take the fortress city of Anshi, and thousands of returning soldiers perished in a blizzard.
After the collapse of the Tang dynasty in 907, northern China was ruled by a sequence of five dynasties until 960-Later Liang 907-23, Later Tang 923-36, Later Jin 936-46, Later Han 946-50, and Later Zhou 951-60.
www.san.beck.org /AB3-China.html   (0 words)

 Tang Heaven Instructions
Just rinse off the tang Heaven in clean seawater, then float the fronds in an area of your marine aquarium where they won't be drawn down the overflow or sucked into a power head.
If you want to keep your extra Tang Heaven alive for a week or two, just place the excess into a five-gallon bucket with good quality seawater (the "used" seawater you siphon from your aquarium prior to adding "new" seawater is perfect for this!).
Tang Heaven Nori is the dried form of Tang Heaven Green (Ulva).
www.ipsf.com /tangheaveninstructions.html   (0 words)

 Yellow Tang: WhoZoo
The yellow tang is a grazing fish with a diet of almost anything that is green (ie.
The yellow tang is also in the sergeant fish family.
But anyone who wants to add the tang to their aquarium should be forewarned that the tang is prone to ich.
www.whozoo.org /Anlife99/loriwood/tang3.htm   (0 words)

 Sword encyclopedia: Tang
Full tang: The sword is one piece and the two sides of the handle - called scales - are attached by rivets, screws, adhesives or wrapping such as leather.
The tang is shortened to about half the length of the handle is held in place by an adhesive and/or pressure.
Rat-Tail Tang: The end of the blade is tapered significantly and is attached to the handle at the bottom end with a bolt or threaded pommel.
www.karatedepot.com /swords-tang.html   (0 words)

 The Transcendental Argument for the Nonexistence of God
If TANG is a sound argument, then obviously TAG is not, for it is logically impossible that there be two sound arguments with contradictory conclusions.
In any case, the presentation of TANG will provide an indirect challenge to TAG and force its advocates to defend their position.
However, the first way is self-defeating since Christian apologists use logic to defend their position and the second way presumes that TAG is invalid since it assumes that logic, science, and morality do not assume God's existence.
www.infidels.org /library/modern/michael_martin/martin-frame/tang.html   (0 words)

 Tang Dynasty -- Political, Social, Cultural, Historical Analysis Of China
Tang Dynasty lasted 290 years thereafter, and it could be considered a great international empire in the scale of Rome and Greece.
Tang army general Su Dingfang was famous for fighting on both the front in Oxus valley and on Korean Peninsula.
Tang's civil minister Fei Xingjian would be responsible for quelling the Eastern Turkic rebellion in AD 680 and in AD 681 via strategies like 'hiding soldiers inside the grain carts' and 'offering 10,000 liang (a unit of weight similar to ounce) gold for the head of the khan'.
www.uglychinese.org /tang.htm   (0 words)

 Tang NYC Denny Colt Bonnie Parker Vanessa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
TANG is the combined assault of Bonnie Parker and Denny Colt and was conceived out of chaos in 1997.
TANG delivers a dual attack of metal/goth with Denny on guitar and Bonnie on bass, alternating vocals, trading phrases back and forth in their own burning style.
Tang started out with drummer, Gail Walden, formerly of The Poison Dollies.....Next up was new skin meister, Steve "Budgie" Werner, ex of The Ace Frehley Band.....
www.tang-321.com   (0 words)

 Tang Dynasty: Ancient Chinese Dynasties   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Li Shimin: Emperor Taizong of the Tang, he is considered to be one of the greatest of the Chinese emperors.
The Tang Dynasty, which maintained its rule for nearly 300 years, is probably the most well-known dynasty in Chinese history.
Neighbouring countries sought and established ties with the empire and Chang'an became the center of cultural exchange between the East and the West.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/history/tang   (0 words)

 Stern TANG
TANG is the Technology and New Media Group at New York University's Stern Graduate School of Business.
Please contact us at tang if you have any questions.
TANG Membership is open to Full-Time or Part-Time students in NYU Stern's MBA Program.
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 Asia Tang Soo Do Federation
Tang Soo Do is one of the oldest martial arts.
It originated in Korea around 2,000 years ago with it's philosophy and techniques still being taught today.The art of Tang Soo Do is a method of empty hand and foot fighting,based on scientific use of the body in self-defense.
You will gain a new way of thinking and acting, which will guide you in all areas of life so that you will be happier, healthier and wiser.
www.chonskarate.com   (0 words)

 Tang Band At Parts Express - Speakers, Subwoofers, Midbass, Tweeters
Tang Band was created with one overriding goal in mind-- to make innovative, high quality speaker drivers.
In order to meet this goal Tang Band has gathered together experienced engineers that specialize in three fields- acoustics design, materials science (for creating the new composite materials that go into the speakers), and quality control (for ensuring speaker consistency).
The Tang Band dome tweeters offer a level of performance that is deceptive considering their price point.
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