Chapter 12 Chinese


- Tang Dynasty rulers gave more land to the farmers and as a result they were able to make more advances

- they improved irrigation and introduced new ways of growing crops in poor soil

- they produced more per acre , grew faster, and were resistant against disease

-Chinese writers often expressed themselves through poems

- the invention of printing helped to spread the ideas and artwork of china

- some of the topics for poem were: beauty of nature,thrill of season changing, the joy of having a good friend, sadness, mourning, and cruelty on betrayal of a friend.

- the Tang Dynasty was viewed as the best age for china in poetry