Tang Dynasty
The Tang dynasty (T'ang Dynasty) (Chinese: 唐朝; pinyin: Táng cháo; [tʰɑ̌ŋ tʂʰɑ̌ʊ]; Middle Chinese: Dâng) (618–907 AD) was an imperial dynasty of China preceded by the Sui dynasty and foll...
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Wu Zetian's Bold Move at the Spectacular Longmen Grottoes
The Longmen Grottoes remain one of the most sacred places in China. Which is why they were a perfect place for Wu Zetian, the country's first female ruler, to make a statement about her power. From: ...
Christie's - These two 1,300-year-old limestone bodhisattvas represent the height of Tang-dynasty art
These two 1,300-year-old limestone bodhisattvas represent the height of Tang-dynasty art. Find out more: http://bit.ly/2BlBIMY
Cataphracts: Armored Warriors and their Horses of War
By the 7th and 8th centuries B.C., the role of the chariot in battle was gradually being replaced by cavalry units in the Near East. Some were armed lightly and were used to harass the enemy from afar...
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Tang Dynasty
A Fascinating Photo Documentary about the Tang Dynasty (18 June 618--4 June 907)
Tang Dynasty - Video
From Wikipedia, The Tang Dynasty (Chinese: 唐朝; pinyin: Táng Cháo; Middle Chinese: dhɑng[1]) (18 June 618--4 June 907) was an imperial dynasty of China preced...
Transition from Sui to Tang
The transition from Sui to Tang (隋末唐初) refers to a period in which the Chinese dynasty Sui Dynasty disintegrated into a number of short-lived states, some ruled by former Sui officials and generals an...
Transition from Sui to Tang - Wikipedia
Tang Dynasty in Inner Asia
Inner Asia in the 7th and, to a lesser degree, the 8th century AD, was marked by the expansion of the Tang dynasty's realm in the Tarim Basin, across the Gobi Desert and into Middle Asia. Wars were fo...
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Zhang Liang (Tang Dynasty)
Zhang Liang (張亮) (died April 17, 646) was a general and official of the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty, becoming chancellor late in the reign of Emperor Taizong. He was eventually accused of using witc...
Wu Zetian
Wu Zetian (Wu Tse-t'ian; simplified Chinese: 武则天; traditional Chinese: 武則天; pinyin: Wǔ Zétiān; Wade–Giles: Wu Tse-t'ien) (February 17, 624 – December 16, 705),...
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Emperor Xuanzong of Tang
Emperor Xuanzong of Tang (Chinese: 唐玄宗) (8 September 685 – 3 May 762), also commonly known as Emperor Ming of Tang (Chinese: 唐明皇), personal name Li Longji (Chinese: 李隆基), known as Wu Longj...
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Imperial Guards (Tang Dynasty)
The Imperial Guards of the Tang Dynasty, also known as the Forbidden Troops (traditional chinese: 禁軍, simplified Chinese: 禁军, pinyin: jìn jūn), evolved initially from honour bodyguards of the emperor ...
An Shi Rebellion
The An Lushan Rebellion was a devastating rebellion against the Tang Dynasty of China. The rebellion overtly began on 16 December 755, when general An Lushan declared himself emperor in Northern Chin...
An Shi Rebellion - Wikipedia
Chang'an
Chang'an is in north central China.Chang'an  listen  (simplified Chinese: 长安; traditional Chinese: 長安; pinyin: Cháng'ān; Wade–Giles: Ch'ang-an) is an ancient capital of more ...
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Science and technology of the Tang Dynasty
The Tang dynasty (618–907) of ancient China witnessed many advancements in Chinese science and technology, with various developments in woodblock printing, timekeeping, mechanical engineering, medicin...
Science and technology of the Tang Dynasty - Wikipedia
Tang Dynasty art
Tang dynasty art (Chinese: 唐朝艺术; Pinyin: Tángcháo Yìshù) refers to the art in China during the Tang dynasty (618-907). It is best known for the development of many forms—painting, sculpture,...
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Tang Dynasty painting
During the Tang dynasty, as a golden age in Chinese civilization, Chinese painting developed dramatically, both in subject matter and technique. The advancements in technique and style that characteri...
Tang Dynasty painting - Wikipedia
Tang poetry
Tang poetry (traditional Chinese: 唐詩; simplified Chinese: 唐诗; pinyin: Táng shī) refers to poetry written in or around the time of or in the characteristic style of China's Tang dyn...
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