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Yu the Great

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Yu the Great was a legendary ruler in ancient China famed for his introduction of flood control, inaugurating dynastic rule in China by founding the Xia Dynasty, and for his .... The first time he p...

The emperor Yu founded China's first dynasty after he did what

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After he introduced irrigation to the Yellow River valley.

Xia Dynasty History, China's First Dynasty and Story of Yu the Great

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Introducing to Xia Dynasty history and facts on politics, economics, capitals, culture and ... But the dikes that he built against the flooding didn't work. ... Another account describes that Yu was called Yu the Great after this feat. ... For example, the Sui Empire fell to the Li clan who founded the Tang Dynasty because the rule...

Yu the Great, Da Yu: the Ancient Hero in China History

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Yu the Great, ancient hero in prehistoric times is known for controlling floods. ... After thirteen years of fighting against the billowy flood, he finally handled the ... In 2070 BC, Yu established the Xia Dynasty (21st - 16th century BC) with his ...

Xia Dynasty - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Jan 10, 2016 ... Huang-ti was succeeded by his grandson Zhuanxu, one of the famous Five Emperors, who founded the Xia tribe. After defeating their rivals, the Xia established the first dynasty in China under the leadership of the Emperor Yao. ... After he was gone, Emperor Shun appointed Gun's son Yu to complete the ...

Xia-Dynasty

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Xia-Dynasty ... The first chinese civilization was established around the fertile areas of Huanghe (The ... of Tibet were also left in peace, until the middle of the first century after Christ. ... Emperor Yao let Shun marry two of his daughters and he also gave him the ... It was Yu who founded the first imperial dynasty in China.

Yu the Great - Amazing Bible Timeline with World History

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Yu the Great was a famous leader of China known for his flood control technique ... He was believed to be a descendant of the Yellow Emperor and born in the Year of ... attitude towards work that he chose Yu to be the successor to the throne after him. ... (One of the world's first workaholics.) ... Yu: the founder of Xia Dynasty.

World History Timeline Civilization: Ancient China - TimeMaps

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1766 BC: traditional date for the founding of the first historic dynasty in China, the ... 771 BC: Eastern Zhou dynasty period begins after the sack of the Western ... 221 BC: The First Emperor, Qin Shih Huang, completes the conquest of all .... was getting old, and abdicated the throne in favor of Yu, whom he deemed worthy.

Legends say China began in a great flood. Scientists just found ...

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Aug 4, 2016 ... ... hills and mountains," goes a quote attributed to the legendary Emperor Yao. " Rising ... That man was Yu, founder of China's first dynasty, the Xia. ... Some 4,000 years after the flood was supposed to have happened, ... If he was going to investigate this ancient disaster, he'd need the expertise of...

Early Chinese Dynasties up to 770BCE - Chinasage

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He is considered the founder of China and all Chinese people claim descent from him. ... Yu's first task was to repair the kingdom after a great flood, which some have ... The tyrannical rule of the Emperor Jie of the Xia dynasty led to revolt and ...

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China History, Overview of the Chinese Dynastic Timeline

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The founding of China's first dynasty, Xia Dynasty in the 21st century B.C. ... He called himself Shi Huang Di (the First Emperor), also known as Qin Shi ... A few years later, Liu Bang defeated Xi'ang Yu and established the strong Han Dynasty in 206 B.C. ... After the Tang Dynasty, came the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms ...

Legendary Foundations of Chinese Civilization: The Rule of ...

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Aug 19, 2016 ... The founder of China's first dynasty. ... Yu the Great appealed to Emperor Shun for permission to quell the unrest among the San Miao.

Scientific Evidence of Flood May Give Credence to Legend of ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... But records of the first dynasty, that of the Xia, contain stories of a Great Flood with a Noah-like savior, the Emperor Yu, who gained the mandate of heaven after dredging ... He also laid the foundations for the Chinese civilization that ... the headline: Legend of China's First Dynasty Finds Backing in Science.