Chinese Rulers claimed that the Mandate of Heavengave them the right to rule.
Zhou kings ruled very likely to the shang rulers.
The Zhou Dynasty ruled for more then 800 years/ more than any other dynasty.
Much like the shang kings the zhou kings needed to protect the kingdom.
Developments of the han improved china
Liu Bang founded the han dynasty at 202. B.C
Liu Bang declred himself exalted emperor of han
He threw out qins harsh policies
Qin was the dynasty of Ying Zheng(Qin Shihuangdi) who unified China by defeating all other 6 warring states
Ying Zheng was only 13 when he rose to power
He started the construction of the great wall.
Qin built over 6000 terracoti soldiers in his tomb
They became powerful with their armies
Little is known about the shang
The shang ruled from 1750 B.C to 1045 B.C
Archeologist have found pottery of the shang though