Yuan dynasty wade giles romanization yüan also called mongol dynasty dynasty established by mongol nomads that ruled portions and eventually all of china from the early 13th century to 1368. 1260 1279 ce who finally defeated the song dynasty which had reigned in china since 960 ce.
From the yuan dynasty 1271 1368 to the qing dynasty 1644 1912 the eastern zhejiang canal lost its privilege but still remained navigable.
China map yuan dynasty. It lasted from 1271 to 1368 following the song dynasty and preceding the. In the southern song dynasty 1127 1279 the capital was established at linan which meant that the eastern zhejiang canal became an important shipping channel. Learn more about this dynasty.
Their first emperor was kublai khan r. Download this map as a pdf document. He achieved the unification of that country by annihilating the national song empire 1279.
Includes yuan dynasty china map. The yuan dynasty in china 1279 1368 kublai khan was one of china s greatest emperors. Contrary to former custom he treated the deposed imperial family well and forbade his generals from resorting to indiscriminate slaughter.
This map shows the historic time period relative to present day political boundaries. The yuan dynasty map this map shows the land of the yuan dynasty 1279 1368 whose capital was in present day beijing.
Although nominally under mongol control the yuan dynasty was forced to adopt chinese style and culture to accomodate the political situation. The yuan dynasty was established by the mongols and ruled china from 1271 to 1368 ce. The yuan dynasty of china eventhough united with the mongol khanate of the heartland under the reigns of kublai great khan can be viewed as a seperate khanate and sovereign entity.
The yuan dynasty chinese. Yuán cháo officially the great yuan chinese. Check out more about yuan dynasty.
It was established by kublai khan leader of the vast mongol empire and fell into internal rebellion after it lost touch with its mongol roots. A map indicating the territory of the mongol yuan dynasty of china 1271 1368 ce. Facts about the yuan dynasty.
The yuan dynasty 1279 1368 was china s first foreign led dynasty in between the chinese song and ming dynasties. The map also shows the grand canal linking beijing and hangzhou as well as the modern day borders of china and mongolia.