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Links, General from Library of Congress, Portals to the World; from BUBL; from dmoz; from Internet Guide for Chinese Studies (Virtual Library China); from East Asia Digital Library; click for Tang Dynasty
Links on China (chapter on Ch. History) from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
List of China-related topics, from Wikipedia
Links, on History from IGCS; from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
Category : Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Ancient Chinese Rice Archeology Project, Paper Database
Organizations Tang Research Foundation
Historical Dictionary Encyclopedia of China, from Jongo Knows
Historical Maps see here
Links, from Univ. Oregon, Asian Studies
Albert Herrmann, History and Commercial Atlas of China (1935), posted by huhai.net
Maps : Eastern Hemisphere 700 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 800 AD, Eastern Hemisphere 900 AD, by Thomas Lessman
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Map of Tang, from China Knowledge
Timelines from www.timelines.ws : to 1925
Chronologie Chine, from Clio, in French
Category : Years in China, from Wikipedia
Accounts of History Article Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Tang Dynasty and Song Dynasty, from Facts and Details
Chinese History - Tang Dynasty 618-907 - Event History, from China Knowledge
The Tang Dynasty, from All Empires
The Sui and Early Tang Universal State, ch.25, The State's Metamorphosis : From High Tang into Northern Song, ch.26, from Edward Kaplan, Chinese Political History, at WWU
Military Categories Battles Involving the Tang Dynasty, Wars Involving the Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Military Power of Tang Dynasty, from Travel China Guide
Tang Dynasty Fortress Discovered in West Liaoning, from Archaeology in China
Article : An Shi Rebellion
Disease and the Tang-Tibetan War, summary of a Chinese language article, posted on Shvoong
Chronology of Chinese Siege Warfare, from Grand Historian
Adam Fong, Ending an era : the Huang Chao Rebellion of the late Tang, 874-884, Honolulu : East-West Center Working Papers 2006
Politics Chinese History - Sui, Tang Dynasty - Government and Administration, from China Knowledge
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The Official System of the Power of Wang in Fujian During the End of the Tang Dynasty and the Five Dynasties, summary of Chinese language article posted on Shvoong
The Change of the Supervisory System of the Tang Dynasty, summary of Chinese language article posted by Shvoong
Political Openness in Early Tang Dynasty and the Flourishing of Poetry in the Dynasty, summary of Chinese language article posted on Shvoong
A Concise Discussion on the Administrative System of Imperial Clansmen in the Tang Dynasty, summary of Chinese language article posted on Shvoong
A Second View on Zhang Jiuling's Dismissal from the Post of Prime Minister and a Turn of Wang Wei's .., summary of Chinese language article posted on Shvoong
Foreign Policy Articles : Foreign Relations of Imperial China : Tang Dynasty, Tibet during the Tang Dynasty, Japanese Embassies to China : List of Embassies to Tang, from Wikipedia
Diplomatic Relationship of Tang, from History of China
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Economy & Finances Chinese History - Tang, Five Dynasties, Ten States, Science, Technology, Inventions, from China Knowledge
Chinese History - Tang Dynasty 618-907 - Economy, from China Knowledge
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Ethnography, Social History The Hakka People, from OCAC
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J.K. Rideout, The Rise of the Eunuchs in the T'ang Dynasty. Part II, in Asia Major New Ser. vol.3 pt.1 1953
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Chiu Ling-Yeong, Persians, Arabs and other Nationals in T'ang China : Their Status, Activities and Contributions, Journal of the Hong Kong Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society 1973
Religion Article : Buddhism in China : Tang State Repression of 845
Article : History of Taoism : Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Chinese Religions, from Overview of World Religions
Chinese History - Tang, Five Dynasties, 10 States - Religion and Customs, from China Knowledge
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Nestorian Christianity in the Tang Dynasty, from Keikyo Institute
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Jinhua Chen, Family Ties and Buddhist Nuns in Tang China : Two Studies, in : Asia Major 3rd series vol.15 pt.2 2002
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Article : Hexi Corridor : Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
Article : History of Vietnam : Period of Chinese Domination 111 BC - 938 AD, from Wikipedia
Article : History of the Administrative Divisions of China : Provinces under Tang Dynasty, from Wikipedia
History of Cities Articles Chang'an, Luoyang, from Wikipedia
Mingyueba Ruins, a Small Town of Tang Dynasty, from China Through a Lens
Institutions Article Imperial Examinations, from Wikipedia
Culture Article Tang Dynasty Art, from Wikipedia
History of Chinese Calligraphy : Tang Dynasty
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Poets of Tang, from History of China
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Lists of Statesmen China, from Regnal Chronologies; scroll down for Tang
Tang Emperors, from China Knowledge
Population Figures Actual Population of Tang Dynasty, from China History Forum
Population of Chang'an (Xian) during Tang Dynasty, from China History Forum
Article : Han Chinese : Imperial History, from Wikipedia
Document Collections Internet East Asian History Sourcebook
Search Wikisource for Tang Dynasty
Chinese Nestorian Documents from the Tang Dynasty, by CLARC, project description
Asia for Educators : Primary Sources with Questions, China, 600-1000
Archives, Musea, Libraries Article Shaanxi History Museum, from Wikipedia; from China Museums
Reconstruction of Tang Period Chang'an
Luoyang Ancient Tomb Museum, from CRI English
Monuments China : Tang Dynasty, from British Museum
Description and Significance of the Nestorian Stele "A Monument Commemorating the Propagation of the Da Qin Luminous Religion in the Middle Kingdom", from alna.org
Tang Dynasty, from Chinese Tomb Treasures
Coins, Banknotes Coins of the Chinese Empire : Tang Dynasty, from Zeno
The Coins and History of Asia : Ancient China, scroll down for T'ang; by T.K. Mallon McCorgray
Coin History - Tang Dynasty 618-907, from Chinese Coins
Others Art and Archeology : Timelines - China - Tang, China : Song, Jin

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