China's first emperor
Qin Shi Huangdi
Qin Shi Huangdi was very powerful and if you did something against him there would be a punishment. Some punishments he used was he would cut your head off, put hot coals on your back, buried you alive and much more.
He also was the first person to order a burning of all books. This was calle the burning of the books. he also order execution of all scholars that did nothing against him.