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Qin Shi Huang
Emperor Qin Shi Huang


The Warring States period of ancient China saw six powerful states fighting to see who would control China; in 221 BC the state of Qin emerged victorious and a unified China was formed under the Qin Dynasty. Unlike most of the great dynasties of ancient China this dynasty would not last long; in fact where most dynasties lasted centuries the Qin Dynasty lasted only 15 years. Although its dominance over China was short lived it brought a great amount of change to this region of the earth. Below you will find a list of interesting information about this dynasty and how it influenced the history of China.

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