Zhang YouBen
(last updated 26.04.97)

Ancient History of China

If You want to know more about a certain Dynasty, just klick on the name...... (still under construction!)

Chinese Chronology
Xia Dynasty2100 B.C. - 1600 B.C.
Shang Dynasty1600 B.C. - 1100 B.C.
Western Zhou Dynasty1100 B.C. - 771 B.C.
Zhou DynastyEastern Zhou Dynasty770 B.C. - 256 B.C
Spring and Autumn Period 770 B.C. - 476 B.C.
Warring States475 B.C. - 221 B.C
Qin Dynasty221 B.C. - 207 B.C.
Han DynastyWestern Han206 B.C. - 240 B.C.
Eastern Han25 B.C. - 220 A.D.
Wei220 A.D. - 265 A.D.
Three KingdomsShu Han231 A.D. - 263 A.D.
Wu222 A.D. - 280 A.D.
Western Jin Dynasty265 A.D. - 316 A.D.
Eastern Jin Dynasty317 A.D. - 420 A.D.
Song420 A.D. - 479 A.D.
Qi479 A.D. - 502 A.D.
Southern Dynasties Liang502 A.D. - 557 A.D.
Chen557 A.D. - 589 A.D.
Northern and Southern Dynasties Northern Wei 386 A.D. - 534 A.D.
Eastern Wei534 A.D. - 550 A.D.
Northern Dynasties Northern Qi550 A.D. - 577 A.D.
Western Wei535 A.D. - 556 A.D.
Northern Zhou535 A.D. - 581 A.D.
Sui Dynasty581 A.D. - 618 A.D.
Tang Dynasty618 A.D. - 907 A.D.
Later Liang907 A.D. - 923 A.D.
Later Tang923 A.D. - 936 A.D.
Five Dynasties Later Jin936 A.D. - 946 A.D.
Later Han947 A.D. - 950 A.D.
Later Zhou951 A.D. - 960 A.D.
Song DynastyNorthern Song Dynasty960 A.D. - 1127 A.D.
Southern Song Dynasty1127 A.D. - 1279 A.D.
Liao Dynasty916 A.D. - 1125 A.D.
Jin Dynasty1115 A.D. - 1234 A.D.
Yuan Dynasty1271 A.D. - 1368 A.D.
Ming Dynasty1368 A.D. - 1644 A.D.
Qing Dynasty1644 A.D. - 1911 A.D.
Republic of China1912 A.D. - 1949 A.D.
People's Republic of China1949 A.D. -



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