|Sovereign||Wu Ding||King||Shang dynasty||1250 BC||1192 BC|
|Sovereign||Zu Geng||King||Shang dynasty||1191 BC||?|
|Sovereign||Zu Jia||King||Shang dynasty||?||?|
|Sovereign||Lin Xin||King||Shang dynasty||?||?|
Other articles related to "china":
... is an affluent car-free shopping, eating and entertainment district of Shanghai, China ... one of the first lifestyle centers in China ... of the site of the first congress of and the Communist Party of China, now preserved at the Museum of the First National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party ...
... China is the largest unitary state in the world by both population and land area ... Although China has had long periods of central rule for centuries, it is often argued that the unitary structure of the Chinese government is far too unwieldy to effectively and equitably ... that the degree of autonomy given to provincial-level officials in the People's Republic of China amounts to a de facto federalism ...
... (Wiley Putnam, 1848) The first direct European contacts with China occurred during the reign of Zhengde ... Malacca, the Portuguese explorers Jorge Álvares and Rafael Perestrello landed in southern China and traded with the Chinese merchants of Tuen Mun and Guangzhou ... establish Macau as their trading base in China ...
... In the People's Republic of China, Chinese tabloids have exploded in popularity since the mid-1990s and have tested the limits of press censorship by taking editorial positions critical of the ...
... Wuhan is one of the birthplaces of the brilliant ancient Chu Culture in China ... is the local opera of Wuhan area, was one of China's oldest and most popular operas ... to Peking opera, the most popular opera in modern China ...
Famous quotes containing the word china:
“Whether the nymph shall break Dianas law,
Or some frail china jarreceive a flaw,
Or stain her honour, or her new brocade,”
—Alexander Pope (16881744)
“The awakening of the people of China to the possibilities under free government is the most significant, if not the most momentous, event of our generation.”
—Woodrow Wilson (18561924)
“It all ended with the circuslike whump of a monstrous box on the ear with which I knocked down the traitress who rolled up in a ball where she had collapsed, her eyes glistening at me through her spread fingersall in all quite flattered, I think. Automatically, I searched for something to throw at her, saw the china sugar bowl I had given her for Easter, took the thing under my arm and went out, slamming the door.”
—Vladimir Nabokov (18991977)