Philosophy associated with Laozi, stressed need for alignment with Dao or cosmic force
the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC
chinese philosphere and teacher; his belifs,known as confusoinism greatly influenced chinese life
Established in 221 B.C. at the end of the Arring States period following the decline of the Zhou dynasty: fell in 207 B.C.
Brutal ruler in the Qin dynasty. Built Great Wall of China
3000 mile long wall that was built by Shi Huangdi to protect China from invaders
Dynasty that succeded the Qin dynasty in 202 B.C. and ruled for the next 400 years
A network of roads through central Asia that were used to trade silk