China History

 

China Dynasties—Approximate Dates

 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China_dynasties

 

Xia Dynasty (2070--–1600  BC)

Shang Dynasty   (1600--–1029  BC)  Bronze Age

Zhou Dynasty     (1029--–256 BC)    Jade Age

Qin Dynasty          (221--–206 BC)   1st emperor

Han Dynasty       (202 BC--–AD 220)

Three Kingdoms (AD 220--–265)

Jin Dynasty         (AD 265---420)

Sui Dynasty         (AD 589–--618)

Tang Dynasty      (AD 618--–907)

Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms (AD 907--–960)

Song, Liao, Jin, and Western Xia Dynasties (AD 960--–1279)

Yuan Dynasty      (AD 1271--–1368) Mongol

Ming Dynasty       (AD 1368--–1644) Zheng He  7 Voyages

Qing Dynasty       (AD 1644--–1911) Manchu

Republic of China (1912--–1949) Sun Yat-sen

People's Republic of China (1949--–1976) Mao Zedong  

 

 

How to Memorize China's Major Dynasties?  1 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJis9TSw1rE

 

Shang, Zhou, Qin, Han        Shang, Zhou, Qin, Han

 

Sui, Tang, Song          Sui, Tang, Song

 

Yuan, Ming, Qing,  Republic         Yuan, Ming, Qing,  Republic

 

Mao Zedong,    Mao Zedong,

 

Chinese Dynasty Lesson  3min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSt0awGbi84

 

THE HISTORY OF CHINA - All Episodes

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2NN2rktA4yO3BMMiRpoNYhhyIqRZ-0GC

 

Shang dynasty (1766---1122 BC) ancient capital Yin Xu @ Anyang  45min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbWXe3iaDCc

 

Confucius/Kung Tze _ Motion Picture In Full HD.flv  125min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=el3i3TfNg-I&list=PLD69072F347FD88EC&index=6

 

The First Emperor of China (259---210 BC) 102 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yb1CcvqJ0gc

 

China’s Ghost Army The Terracotta Army  45 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YV19yTkVtsQ&list=PL451189F7FA2A0B33&index=53

 

China's Most Honourable City (Ancient Xi'an) – Han  Dynasty part 1-5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pA_6wzezoZQ

 

China's Most Honourable City (Ancient Xi'an) – Tang  Dynasty part 2-5   9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWXHjUx_H4U

 

China's Most Honourable City (Ancient Xi'an) --  Tang  Dynasty part 3-5   9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sxEmibtueE&list=PL1BC84743301C700F

 

China's Most Honourable City (Ancient Xi'an) - part 4-5   9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5QBoOdaqUw

 

China's Most Honourable City (Ancient Xi'an) - part 5-5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ymi1edtGaMU

 

Han Dynasty (206 BC --- 220 AD)  73min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRWpxpXCU68

 

Sui & Tang Dynasties (581---618, 618---907 AD)  73min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I6dMXhMxdxE

 

Da Ming Palace 1/13  664 AD  Tang Dynasty      7min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlaD3vAxEJ0&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2&index=1

 

Da Ming Palace 2/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5exNzbiaO4&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2&index=2

 

Da Ming Palace 3/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqsNVMDR5RQ&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2&index=3

 

Da Ming Palace 4/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYW0qadJqW8&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 5/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Popqt33ZHJs&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 6/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ToNiT4Gr9go&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 7/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4SwyMxSEDs&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 8/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2zxzm0kmV8&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 9/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfYKK2Sqrmc&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 10/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DxSUrNq6AE&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 11/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWkzd2nJ6vA&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace12/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPZlcMQtOs0&list=PLnMnLkxHIwToZnZFgti7F9Z5f-tCf-i_2

 

Da Ming Palace 13/13

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOy0hr5g-2Q&list=PLC78B4E849915D3B8&index=13

 

Da Ming Palace  7---9th Century / 02  Tang Dynasty      50 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blHSMHXwxSg

 

Da Ming Palace   7---9th Century / 03  52 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mNrNEv9VYlQ

 

The Song Dynasty (AD 960--–1279) 6min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QO7NHZJ-eE4

 

Song & Yuan Dynasty The Evolution of Chinese Armor  14min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FilHUqnCtBs

 

The Mongol Yuan Dynasties (1279---1368)  48min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elK86uOHdXE

 

China's Great Wall part I - The Mongol Invasion 13th century 50 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OS4GDtXVnKs

 

China's Great Wall part II - Protecting the Dragon (full documentary)  50 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCh_1DtpPHE

 

Chinese Treasure Fleet - Adventures of Zheng He  (1371---1433)  93 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pj-lIxumK_o

 

Ancient Voyages : 1418 Ming Dynasty Map Rewrites History  75 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cXtPYDED5IE

 

Who Really Discovered America? 88min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XUoeqnR9cE

 

Forbidden City documentary (complete)  (1406---1420)  91 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PqtOo-K-yM&list=PL6aq1PBlrtR72gnVZxlVPyl30oyKhfmjB&index=11

 

Inside the Forbidden City, Beijing  94 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XRcwAAsNz8

 

The Emperor's Secret Garden (2010) 乾隆花园修缮记  57 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fxJ0xEoY8I

 

BEHIND THE GREAT WALL/Qi Jiguang (1527---1588)  (Ming AD 1368--–1644) 86min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRKS2b3Ugz8

 

Qing Dynasty, Taiping Rebellion, and Self-Strengthening Movement Lecture

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_afalfPLuA

 

Fall of the Qing Dynasty (1850---1911)  50 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfIFU9AMukM

 

 [Discovery] 7 Wonders of China 中国七大奇观 part 1/5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69pMsNaLSfk

 

[Discovery] 7 Wonders of China 中国七大奇观 part 2/5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_V_Kc2-LFQ

 

[Discovery] 7 Wonders of China 中国七大奇观 part 3/5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Tsk9nU-6s0

 

[Discovery] 7 Wonders of China 中国七大奇观 part 4/5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CrWG-KAaPI4

 

[Discovery] 7 Wonders of China 中国七大奇观 part 5/5  9 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gB4j85XaKWM

 

What.The.Chinese.Did.For.Us.2of9.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wlk42u3vw9I

 

Around China HQ Ancient Tomb of Qi Nobles  12 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWzjWNVBdJw

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode 03 ½   13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYC5entg6Us

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode 03 2/2  13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4tpc2XkNg0

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode 04 ½  13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BJDSPdRCW8

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode 04 2/2  13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MqbuVSxZdU

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode  05 ½  13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u9GBVidv24

 

Documentary HQ Ancient Tombs of Yanghai / Episode  05 2/2  13 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpQ8DIJ3Lik

 

The Art of War Sun Tsu Full Documentary. (Educational).  90 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erZ2YidTZp4

 

Complete Tao Te Ching  65 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=579bqndhjGc&list=PLUxBdSKO72T_WPjXv1sqPIgrRnyORpa3B&index=33

 

Pure Nature Specials : Wild Horses Return to China  51 min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cg2tVKvKp1A&list=PL6aq1PBlrtR72gnVZxlVPyl30oyKhfmjB&index=17

 

Xích Bích 2 (2009)-Red Cliff- Chi Bi- 赤壁 2009   141min

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6SPgI3YPVY