Friday, September 18, 2015
CHINA HISTORY ''Part 2 : The Creation and End of a Centralized Empire Introduction'' Harvard
At the end of Part 1, China was in disarray with many warring states and 100 schools of thought. Let's see how it became a centralized bureaucratic empire.
The Qin dynasty came out of the west conquering all other states
. The Qin replaced the feudal aristocracy with
a central government that sent its own officials to collect taxes and run the territories. The Qin doesn't last long, but