NIYA DYNASTY

Events

XIA

2000 BC - 1523 BC

THE FIRST DYNASTY IN CHINA

SHANG

1570 BC - 1045 BC

RULED MUCH OF THE AREA ALONG THE YELLOW RIVER

ZHOU

1045 BC - 256 BC

THE LONGEST RULING DYNASTY IN THE HISTORY

SIX DYNASTIES

222 BC - 581 AD

QIN

221 BC - 206 BC

THE BEGINNING OF THE CHINESE EMPIRE

HAN

206 BC

THE HAN DYNASTY ESTABLISHED THE CIVIL SERVICE