The Shang Dynasty ruled the Huang he valley of China.
1766 BCE - 1045 BCE
Zhou dynasty ruled China.
1045 BCE - 256 BCE
China grew into a powerful empire under the Han dynasty.
206 BCE - 220 CE
Yang Jian was the first of the sui dynasty.
581 CE - 604 CE
The Tang Dynasty ruled China during a period of prosperity and great cultural accomplishment.
618 CE - 907 CE
China was governed by a series of short-lived military dynasty.
907 CE - 960 CE
The Song Dynasty ruled China during an age of great urban and commercial expansion.
960 CE - 1279 CE
Under Kublai khan the mongols conquered all of China and established the yuan Dynasty.