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Beijing: 7th Grade Class Trip

The history of China for middle school learners.

Beijing Databases

The many moves of China's Imperial Capitals

Map from  http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:China_blank_map-alter3.svg. Imperial capitals information from a map in "The Imperial Capitals of China: A Dynastic History of the Celestial Empire," pg. 10.

 
Q: What factors caused the Imperial Capital to change locations so many times?

Books

In the Phoenix Center Library

Jingshan Park: Looking towards the Forbidden City

View of the Forbidden City from Jingshan ParkViewing the Forbidden City from Jingshan Park
View of the Forbidden City From Jingshan Park.Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 19 Aug 2012.
 

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