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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kite

A kite is traditionally a tethered heavier-than-air craft with wing surfaces that react against the ... The kite has been claimed as the invention of the 5th-century BC Chinese philosophers Mozi (also Mo Di) and Lu Ban (also Gongshu Ban). .... Kites were also used by Admiral Yi of the Joseon Dynasty (1392–1910) of Korea.

www.chinahighlights.com/travelguide/culture/kites.htm

This ancient relic brings the colors and patterns of the ancient dynasties to the city ... Kites were invented in the early Warring States Period (475 - 221 B.C.) by ...

www.dailykos.com/story/2012/11/25/1164535/-Ancient-China-Kites

Nov 25, 2012 ... Ancient China: Kites ... About 2,800 years ago, during the Zhou Dynasty, the Chinese developed kites using silk fabric for sail material, ... There are some who credit the invention of the kite to the fifth century BCE Chinese ...

www.warriortours.com/intro/crafts_kite.htm

It is the earliest kite in China and in the world. The paper kite appeared in the Eastern Han Dynasty (25 - 220) after Cai Lun invented paper, and was renamed  ...

www.chinakites.org/htm/fzls-gb.htm

Kites from WeiFang are amongst the best ones in China. ... frames covered by paper and silk, originate from the Tang Dynasty (618-907 o.o t.) ... Nevertheless, the combination of dragonhead with the train of kite segments is an invention of the ...

www.ducksters.com/history/china/entertainment_and_games.php

The kite was invented in China around 500 BC. At first the kite was mostly used for military purposes. During the Tang Dynasty, however, kites became a popular  ...

www.sacu.org/kitehistory.html

The generally accepted wisdom is that the kite was invented in China. ... believed that kite flying became a recreation probably from the Tang dynasty when the ...

www.my-best-kite.com/who-invented-the-kite.html

Aug 6, 2017 ... 3rd Century B.C. General Han Hsin of the Han Dynasty flew a kite over the walls of a city ... Return to Paper Kites from Who Invented The Kite

www.learnchinesehistory.com/history-chinese-kites

Learn why the Chinese kite was invented, how they were made, ancient ... Chinese kites, as we know them today, may have originated during the Chin dynasty ...