The Political Development of Imperial China


Unification of china under the emperor qin

221 B.C.E. - 1644 C.E.

Fall of Han dynasty and breakup of China

220 C.E.

Rise of Tang Dynasty

618 C.E. - Approx. 918 C.E.

Rise of Song Dynasty

960 C.E.

Mongol capture of China's capital

1276 C.E.

Restoration of Chinese rule under Ming Dynasty

1368 C.E. - Approx. 1668 C.E.