Etymologically, urushi may be related to the words uruwashii "beautiful" or uruoi "watered", "profitable", "favored"due speculatively to their value or shiny appearance, or perhaps the humidifying rooms used in production of lacquered wares. These commonly employed a black, oil-based varnish "Japan black", "Brunswick black", etc. Japan black was famously Ford 's preferred automotive finish until the advent of quick-drying, variously colored nitrocellulose lacquers.
Jeanne d'Arc of China: This snippet is for sons and daughters of China! Teenager girl Xun Guan breaking out of the Wancheng city to borrow the relief troops in the late Western Jinn dynasty; Liu-Shao-shi riding into the barbarian army to rescue her husband in the late Western Jinn dynasty; teenager girl Shen Yunying breaking into Zhang Xianzhong's rebels on the horseback to avenge on father's death in the late Ming dynasty.
China's Solitary and Lone Heroes: This is an internet version of this webmaster's writings on "Imperial China" version assembled by http: There is no set deadline as to the date of completion for "Communist China". Someone had saved a copy of this webmaster's writing on the June 4th  Massacre at http: The work on "Imperial China", which was originally planned for after "Republican China", is now being pulled forward, with continuous updates posted to Pre-HistoryXia, ShangZhouQinand Han dynasties, offering the readers a tour of ancient China transcending space and time.
Discussions and topics on ancient China could be seen in the bulletin boards linked here --before the Google SEO-change was to move the referrals off the search engine.
This webmaster had traced the Sinitic cosmological, astronomical, astrological and geographical development, with dedicated chapters devoted to interpreting Qu Yuan's poem Tian Wen Asking Heaven Essay on shang dynasty, the mythical mountain and sea book Shan Hai Jing, geography book Yu Gong Lord Yu's Tributesand Zhou King Muwang's travelogue Mu-tian-zi Zhuan, as well as a comprehensive review of ancient calendars, ancient divination, and ancient geography.
For this webmaster, only the ancient history posed some puzzling issues that are being cracked at the moment, using the watershed line of Qin Emperor Shihuangdi's book burning to rectify what was the original before the book burning, filtering out what was forged after the book burning, as well as filtering out the fables that were rampant just prior to the book burning, and validating against the oracle bones and bronzeware.
There is not a single piece of puzzle for this webmaster concerning the modern Chinese history. This webmaster had read Wellington Koo's memoirs page by page fromand read General Hu Zongnan's biography in the early s, which was to have re-lived their lives on a day by day basis.
Not to mention this webmaster's complete browsing of materials written by the Soviet agents as well as the materials that were once published like on the George Marshall Foundation's website etc to have a full grasp of the international gaming of the 20th century.
The unforgotten emphasis on "Republican China", which was being re-outlined to be inclusive of the years of to and divided into volumes covering the periods of pre totototoandwill continue. This webmaster plans to make part of the contents of "Republican China, A Complete Untold History" into publication soon.
The original plan for completion was delayed as a result of broadening of the timeline to be inclusive of the years of For up-to-date updates, check the RepublicanChina-pdf.
Due to constraints, only the most important time periods would be reorganized into some kind of publishable format, such as the, and Chinese civil wars, with special highlight on Kim Il Sung's supplyingNorth Korean mercenaries to fighting the Chinese civil war, with about 60, survivors repatriated to North Korea for the Korea War, for example --something to remind the readers how North Korea developed to threaten the world with a nuclear winter today.
The objectives of this webmaster's writings would be i to re-ignite the patriotic passion of the ethnic Chinese overseas; ii to rectify the modern Chinese history to its original truth; and iii to expound the Chinese tradition, humanity, culture and legacy to the world community.
Significance of the historical work on this website could probably be made into a parallel to the cognizance of the Chinese revolutionary forerunners of the s: This webmaster intends to make the contents of this website into the Prometheus fire, lightening up the fuzzy part of China's history.
It is this webmaster's hope that some future generation of the Chinese patriots, including the to-be-awoken sons and grandsons of arch-thief Chinese Communist rulers [who had sought material pursuits in the West], after reflecting on the history of China, would return to China to do something for the good of the country.
This webmaster's question for the sons of China: Are you to wear the communist pigtails for years?The Wuhan Gang & The Chungking Gang, i.e., the offsprings of the American missionaries, diplomats, military officers, 'revolutionaries' & Red Saboteurs and the "Old China Hands" of the s and the herald-runners of the Dixie Mission of the s.
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The I Ching,, is based on the principle of a broken line,, representing yin, and an unbroken line,, representing alphabetnyc.com the Shang Dynasty ( BC), questions that could. The Shang dynasty of China is the first dynasty for which there are any historical records. Another source gives the dates as from BC to BC (Wikipedia, ).
The Shang dynasty came after the Xia dynasty, about which little is known, and before the Zhou dynasty (Wikipedia, ). The Sui Dynasty fell during its defeat in the attempted invasion Goguryeu in the Korean Peninsula. Numerous rallies and assassinations caused a Sui official who was posted at the border garrison of Taiyuan to turn his troops back to the capital.
He then started the Tang Dynasty. Li Yuan.
The Wuhan Gang & The Chungking Gang, i.e., the offsprings of the American missionaries, diplomats, military officers, 'revolutionaries' & Red Saboteurs and the "Old China Hands" of the s and the herald-runners of the Dixie Mission of the s.
The Shang is the first truly historic Chinese dynasty (c. – b.c.e.). It is also called the Yin, after its last capital city, where the last 12 king READ MORE HERE.