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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Song_dynasty

The Song dynasty was an era of Chinese history that began in 960 and continued until 1279. ... The expansion of the population, growth of cities, and the emergence of a national ... Further information: List of emperors of the Song dynasty ... yearly campaigns into northern Song territory until 1005, when the signing of the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economic_history_of_China_before_1912

The economic history of China covers thousands of years and the region has undergone ... The Song period (10th–13th century) brought additional economic reforms. ..... and forced migration of many Chinese towards new territories in the south ... The economy boomed during the Han, who had a registered population of 58 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_China

Written records of the history of China can be found from as early as 1500 BC under the Shang ..... Some local leaders even started using royal titles for themselves. ... Many new cities were established in this period and Chinese culture was ..... the territory and population of China were divided between the Song dynasty, the ...

www.chinahighlights.com/travelguide/china-history/the-song-dynasty.htm

Find more facts, culture, economy and society development of the dynasty here. ... The Song empire enjoyed unprecedented economic growth. ... Scholars think that the population in the region first exceeded 100 million during the Song era. ... At the end of the Tang Dynasty (618–907), the territory was divided among ...

www.chinahighlights.com/travelguide/china-history/the-han-dynasty.htm

During the longest imperial dynasty, China expanded its territory and trade, and ... The Han empire was much like the Roman Empire in size and population. ... But the Yuezhi people introduced a new version called Mahayana Buddhism to the ... succeeded in stabilizing the empire, expanding its territory, increasing trade, ...

afe.easia.columbia.edu/main_pop/kpct/kp_song.htm

(In Japanese history, historians see these pre-modern and proto-industrial ... During the Song there is enormous growth in Chinese population and a shift in the locus of ... The Ming emperors sponsored an extraordinary series of seven voyages ... to the Chinese emperor, at no time did he seek to extend Chinese territory.

afe.easia.columbia.edu/song

+ A New Kind of City ... See China dynasty maps at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts' “The Art of Asia” website ... The population grew rapidly during this time, and more and more people lived in cities. ... 1127, China passed through a phase of economic growth that was unprecedented in earlier Chinese history, perhaps in ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Song-dynasty

Song dynasty: (960–1279), Chinese dynasty that ruled the country during ... See Article History ... But they were unable to take those regions of Song territory south of the ... paper currency came into increasing use, and several cities with populations of ... The last of the Northern Song emperors was himself perhaps the most ...

www.wwnorton.com/college/history/worlds-together-worlds-apart3/ch/10/summary.aspx

At the beginning of the new millennium, four distinct cultural and political .... Yet the growth of Islam did not bring local populations together under a .... Song emperors negotiated peace terms with gifts and generous trade .... Initially, the Mongols added territory in order to graze their herds, but then sought to increase their ...

history-world.org/mongol_empire.htm

the growing global dominance of the sedentary peoples of the civilized cores. since the ... At the peak of their power, the domains of the Mongol khans, or rulers , ... territory that covered or connected most of Europe, Asia, and the Middle East ..... Their great cities fell to the new siege weapons and tactics the Mongols had.