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Medieval China: Crash Course History of Science #8

Medieval China: Crash Course History of Science #8

Look at this map of China and tell me if, from what we’ve learned so far, you can tell me about the Chinese civilization. Yep, rivers, big ones… and from them ran the bureaucracy and technology necessary for controlling water. Like Egypt, Sumer, and Mesoamerica, ancient China represents a hydraulic civilization—one that maintained its population …

Cheng I Sao – Pirate Queen – Extra History

1809. Imperial forces have trapped China’s largest pirate fleet in a bay. The government has 95 ships, 1200 cannons, 18,000 men and 4 Western vessels. But the Pirates have something no number of ships will overcome. Cheng I Sao. Leader of the Pirate Confederation. By the time this is over, she will dictate terms to …

Three Kingdoms – OverSimplified

Three Kingdoms – OverSimplified

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The Animated History of China | Part 1

The Animated History of China | Part 1

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Feature History – Opium Wars

Feature History – Opium Wars

Trade deficits, political pussy-footing, and hardcore drugs. Welcome to the Opium Wars. (♪) Hi, and welcome to Feature History, featuring the Opium Wars. In this video we’re going to be detailing the causes of these wars, explaining the aftermath of the wars, and describing how it impacts us today. So if that’s what your school …