Sui Tang Song Dynasty Case Study

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Register to read the introduction… Song dynasty was followed by Yaun dynasty and Song succeeded the five dynasties and kingdom periods. Song dynasty was the first government in the world history to issue banknotes, paper money. The Chinese government establishes a permanent standing navy. The founder Song Taizu had encountered more problems than their predecessor, but he was able to co-apt many of the powerful military commander who brought the Tang dynasty to end. Song dynasty was also the first know to use gunpowder and discernment of true north using compass. The Song Dynasty was era administrative and complex social organization. People enjoy the various social and temples provide the people with education and religious services. Song government supported many program like social welfare, retirement homes, public clinics, and pauper’s graveyards. The economy of song dynasty was prosperous and advanced economic in medieval world. Song invested their funds in joint stock companies and sailing vessels during this time when monetary gain was assured from the vigorous overseas trade. As technology development, advancements weapons enchanted by Greek fire and gunpowder, evolution of early flamethrower, explosive grenade, firearm, cannon, and land mine enable the Song to ward off their enemies, which lead Mongol to proclaimed the finally conquered on Song dynasty in

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