The Chinese sovereign is the ruler of a particular period in ancient China.
Jian Jia or He Dan Jia was a Shang dynasty King of China.
Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States.
This list of Chinese monarchs includes rulers of China with various titles prior to the establishment of the Republic in 1912.
Oracle bones are pieces of ox scapula or turtle plastron, which were used for pyromancy – a form of divination – in ancient China, mainly during the late Shang dynasty.
Oracle bone script was the form of Chinese characters used on oracle bonesanimal bones or turtle plastrons used in pyromantic divinationin the late 2nd millennium BCE, and is the earliest known form of Chinese writing.
The Records of the Grand Historian, also known by its Chinese name Shiji, is a monumental history of ancient China and the world finished around 94 BC by the Han dynasty official Sima Qian after having been started by his father, Sima Tan, Grand Astrologer to the imperial court.
The Shang dynasty or Yin dynasty, according to traditional historiography, ruled in the Yellow River valley in the second millennium BC, succeeding the Xia dynasty and followed by the Zhou dynasty.
Sima Qian was a Chinese historian of the early Han dynasty (206AD220).
Yinxu (modern) is the site of one of the ancient and major historical capitals of China.
Zu Xin was a Shang dynasty King of China.