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It was developed during the Ch'in dynasty ( 221-206 BC ) , traditionally by Li Ssu
( 280 ? -208 ) , a minister of that dynasty . The Ch'in dynasty created the first
Chinese empire , under which customs , laws , weights , and measures were ...
Konbaung dynasty 882 of Effective Counsels , ' ' ) was aimed against the
principle of the liberum veto , which , by empowering any single deputy to break
up a diet , made normal functioning of the state impossible and obstructed reform
In the bronze art of the Shang dynasty the vessel commonly has four lugs ( ear -
shaped protuberances ) equally spaced on a decorative band just below the rim .
As the shape developed in the Chou dynasty , the lugs were replaced by two ...
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