China:A Country Built On Dynasties Once built a place where dynasties once ruled over China.People, who would make China?s identity as a country. Throughout China?shistory, there were many different dynasties that played an beneficial part inadvancing China. Dynasties, the starting point for which China would soon bedeemed as one of the most well known countries in the world.
Many of China?sdynasties were benefici to China but one of the most beneficial dynasties wasthe Han Dynasty. The Han Dynasty was well known throughout China and thisis how they became who they are today. In the year of 206 B.C.
, the Han Dynastycame to power in China.The Han Dynasty had to do many things in order to cometo power for example they had to overcome the Qin dynasty which was the dynastythat came into power in China before them.Liu Bang, the person who started itall and was the first leader of the Han Dynasty. Liu Bang one of the manypeople responsible for the overthrow of the Qin dynasty, played a very crucialpart into making the Han dynasty the leading power in China.
According to the”Ancient History Encyclopedia”, “Liu Bang was the first Chinese Emperor who wasoriginally a commoner” and also according to “Ancient History Encyclopedia, hewas known as the “Ghazou Emperor” before that. Soon after the Han dynastyestablished their presence, they settled in the city of Chang?am whichaccording the “Ancient History Encyclopedia” was known as the “imperialcaptial”. The city of Chang?am from that point foward became a very crucialcity because according to the “Ancient History Encyclopedia”, “the city turnedinto a political, economic, military, and cultural centre of China.” It wassoon later that Liu Bang had passed away which meant it was time for a newleader to lead the Han dynasty in that era of China. The Han Dynasty hadencountered many stuggles because there were many people that tried to stealthe throne from the Han Dynasty after the passing of Liu Bang which put the Handynasty in danger of coming to an end. This person was known as Lü Hou and she was a very greedyperson and had killed almost all of Liu Bang’s kids so that there would be no heirsto the throne and then she would be the one to take over the throne and thus anew dynasty would have started. Little did she know that there was still oneson of Liu Bang who was still alive and his name was Emperor Wen and because hewas one of the last sons that survived from the killings, he gained heir to thethrone and because he had found out what Lü Hou tried to do, he ended up doingthe same to her by killing all of the members of her family or as much as hecould at the time, the Han dynasty would still live on. It was soon later thatthe Han Dynasty would start to do things that were beneficial for China andwould help China become the Country they are today.
The Han Dynasty did many differentthings that helped to make China the country they are today and here are a fewof the many things that they did for China. The Han Dynasty being one of thelongest lasting dynasties in China, was able to accomplish many things thatwere beneficial to China and would be crucial to China’s society economicallyand politically. The Han Dynasty did many things for China for exampleaccording to “The Ancient History Encyclopedia” the Han dynasty “would havelasting effects on all who followed, particularly in the areas of government,law, philosophy, history, and art” and these were some of the main things thatChina is known for today. Many of the inventions that they Han dynasty hadcreated helped to advance China economically because the things that theycreated helped to . Some things that the Han dynasty created were things likethe “Silk road” and according to “The Ancient History Encyclopedia”, the silkroad was known as “a network of trade routes” which helped to increase theamount of trade that China did with other countries/ people at the time. According to “The Ancient HistoryEncyclopedia” the Silk road was mainly used to trade with the western culturesand this is where most trade occurred in China at the time because of howwidely it was used by those people, however it became known as the Silk roadbecause one of the main things that was traded on the trade route was silk. Oneof the many main things that the Han dynasty had created for China thatbenefited China in a huge way was the invention of paper, paper then became amain source for them to document all of their work, research and other thingsand now today in China, paper is vastly used today. The Han dynasty was alsoresponsible for creating many different works of art, such as pottery and manymore.
Many other things that the Han Dynasty had created was things such astomb sculptures and they were also known for advancing their technology becreating tools that was used for farming and many other things that helped tobenefit China today because of the many uses of the things that they created.They were also known vastly for their literature as the Han dynasty was one ofthe dynasties that literature was a big part in making that dynasty what it isknown as today. However, the Han dynasty was known most for the agriculturalaspect of advancing the Chinese society. Overall the Han Dynasty created manydifferent things that helped to benefit China for the better and helped them toadvance their knowledge and their technology for the better to this very day.
The Han dynasty was also know a lot for their literature because of how theyadvanced their literature and how they were one of the dynasties that paved theway for literature. The Han dynasty known for manydifferent things but another thing that they were well known for was for theirliterature. The Han dynasty really played an instrumental role in literature inChina to come. The Han dynasty had created paper and this was a very good waythat the Chinese people were able to write down all of the different forms ofliterature that they are known for.
One of the main forms of literature thatthe Han dynasty was known for was the type of literature that was called prose.Prose literature was known as the form of writing that was the common type orwriting or considered “normal.” The Han dynasty was not only known for that butaccording to the “Encyclopedia Britannica” the Han dynasty was known for their “historicalworks” which is why they were known as one of the dynasties that had a lot ofhistory that could be written about. The Han dynasty was one of the most wellknown dynasties because of what they did for China and how they were one of thevery main reasons why China is who they are today. Their literature is reallywhat made them what their dynasty was all about. Even thoughh they had manydifferent things that they were known for making, their literature and theirpoetry is really what helped them to be known.
Even though the Qin dynasty wasknown for their literature, it was the Han dynasty that ended up carrying itthrough and advancing the literature written because of the things that theydid for literature for example logging down historic papers that were essentialto China for the many years to come to today because it is still used in CHina The Han Dynasty was known for manythings theroughout their era while they were in charge in China. ThroughoutChina?s history, there were many different dynasties that played an beneficialpart in advancing China. The Hna dynasty out of all of the dynasties was one ofthe more well known dynasties for the what they did for China that helped toadvance China into what they are today. The Han dynasty played an essential andmost defintiely crucial part in creating things to benefit China whether it bethe “Silk Road” or even things like paper and pottery.
By far the Han dynastycertainly establishes themselves as one of the dynasties in China?s historythat will always leave a mark on them because of what China is today. The HanDynasty will always be remembered in China?s history because of theiraccomplishments as a dynasty. The Han dynasty will always be known for the manythings they did for China and will always be remembered by China forever.