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The Great Wall of China

Timeline created by smarshall2 in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Qin%20shi%20huangdi 214 Qin Shi Huangdi decides to join exsisting border walls to form a united defence against the Mongols Qin Shi Huangdi
Timeline 581 Seperate Dynasties rebuild the wall
Timeline 22nd Mar, 0907 Song Dynasty lets the wall crumble without repairing it, Mongols invade The Song Dynasty
Timeline 22nd Mar, 1368 Ming Dynasty comes into power - major renovation takes place, spanning 200 years, wall is strengthened once more he Ming Dynasty
Ming dynasty map Ming Dynasty overthrown Ming Dynasty
Timeline Chairman Mao's attempt to revolutionise china required that stone be taken from the Great Wall for other construction
Timeline Chairman Mao ordered restoration of the Wall Who was Chairman Mao?
Timeline Deng Xiaoping says - "Let us love our China and restore our Great Wall!"
Great%20wall%201 Rebuilding of the Great Wall Started Construction
Timespan Dates: Timespan Title: Timespan Description:
Qin Dynasty Great Wall Construction Qin Dynasty
16th Mar, 0777
Time of the Warring States - minor walls created around borders The Warring States Period
22nd Mar, 0617
The Sui dynasty builds and repairs great Wall The Sui Dynasty

A time of revolt, international war - wall suffers badly from damage and neglect, and much of it collapses