Chinese Dynasties

believing in the superiority of one's own ethnic and cultural group, and having a corresponding disdain for all other groups
"China is a sea which salts all rivers..."
The traders come to china, and spread chinese influences to other countries
Dynastic Cycle
Starts with a rebellion or Revolt. Series of strong emperors with many great accoplishments. Rulers collect Taxes for the people. Many great things built. Decline of emperor quality. Emperors start to become greedy. People become poor and Overtaxed. Revolt/Rebllion
The base of a civilization. The roads and all underlying supports.