The warrings state period started at 480 BC. The warring states ended at 221 BC. At the time of 221 BC, the first emperor was born. The first Emporer was born at the end of the warring states. The end of the warring states was the beginning of the Qin dynasty.
Birth of Shi Huangdi
When emperor Qin was born it brought great joy to the entire state of Qin. However, at the time of his birth, he was known as Prince Zheng. Later in life, he did many great things. The emperor was affected by legalism.
Qin rulers took over state of Zhou
The Qin rulers took over the state of Zhou. They ended the Zhou dynasty. The Qin dynasty took place.
Prince Zheng became King
10 years later, Prince Zheng became king. Prince Zheng was 13 years of age when he took control.
He took control of china at a young age.
Great wall of China was built
221 BC - 206 BC
The Emperor of Qin decided to build the Great wall of china so the northern border of China was protected. The Great wall of China was about 1,500 miles long. A work-force of 300,000 men was assembled to construct the Great Wall Of China. Many of the men went missing or died.
Prince Zhang gained control of all China
Prince Zheng gained control of all of China. He gained control of China in 221 BC. He believed in strict laws. He also believed in harsh punishments. He had a strong central authority and decided to change his name to Qin Shi Huangdi
Conflict between Emperor and scholars grew worse at a royal banquet.
A conflict between the Emperor of Qin a Scholars broke out at a royal banquet. A Confucian scholar criticized the Emperor. This lead to the burning of Confucian books and started killed 460 Confucian scholars, and their families.
Emperor of Qin's death
Qin was so afraid to die that he sent all his scientists to find an Elixer that would make him immortal. Emperor of Qin died after ruling just over ten years, he had been looking for a potion 600 miles from the capital city. Which may have been the cause of his death by drinking a pill that poisoned him. He was then buried with 700,000 workers who helped build his tomb, and also various treasures.
After the end of Dynasty
207 BC - 203 BC
When Xiang Yu's armie defeated the Qin armie, Lieu Bang went into the capitol ending the Qin dynasty. At the end of the dynasty war broke out between Lieu Bang and Xiang
End of Qin dynasty
After Qin's death, rebellions broke out in the country side. Royal families joined a revolt, they fought each other for power. In the end, Liu Bang, a peasant leader took control beginning the Han Dynasty.