Huang He (Yellow River)
First river civilizations in China developed by these rivers.
Chinese admiral during the Ming Dynasty, he led great voyages that spread China's fame throughout Asia
Great Wall of China
Wall built by Qin Shi Huang to protect China from invasions.
War between Britain and China over Britain's opium trade in China
Treaty of Nanjing
Ends Opium War. Sets up European Spheres of Influence in China. Compare to Berlin Conference.
Spheres of Influence
Areas of European control in China.
Chinese rebellion against foreign influence
Led Chinese Revolution against Manchu dynasty.
Chinese nationalist leader that was against Mao; supported by the US; loss to Mao, so he and his followers fled to Taiwan
A fertile deposit of yellow soil in China
Animal bones or shells used by the Chinese to tell the future
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean (4,000 miles)