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Shang dynasty

1600 BC - 1050 BC

Western Zhou

1046 BC - 771 BC

zhou dynasty

1046 BC - 256 BC

Eastern Zhou

771 BC - 256 BC

Spring and Autumn Period

770 BC - 475 BC

Warring States Period

475 BC - 221 BC

Qin Shi Huangdi takes the throne

246 BC

Qin Dynasty

221 BC - 206 BC

Han Dynasty

206 BC - 220

silk road, buddhism

Three Kingdoms Period

220 - 265

a period of disunity amongst the states
buddhism is introduced to china

Sui Dynasty

551 - 618

Tang Dynasty

618 - 906

five dynasties period

907 - 960

(not really dynasties)

Song dynasty

960 - 1279

Yuan Dynasty

1279 - 1368

Ming Dynasty

1368 - 1644

Qing Dynasty

1644 - 1912

Macartney letter to king george

1793

1st Opium war

1839 - 1842

Treaty of Nanjing

1842

Commodore Matthew Perry

1853

Taiping Rebellion

1853 - 1864

2nd Opium War

1856 - 1860

Meiji Reforms

1868 - 1900

Self-strenthening movement

1870 - 1880

Sino-Japanese War

1894 - 1895

100 days of reform

1898

Boxer Rebellion

1900

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Japan Anexes Korea

1910