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Tang Dynasty


The Tang Dynasty influenced Korean and Japanese culture.
  the imperial dynasty of China from 618 to 907 — a high point in Chinese civilization
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  • The Tang Dynasty influenced Korean and Japanese culture.
  • (He sits.) A Chinaman of the Tang Dynasty-and, by which definition, a philosopher-dreamed he was a butterfly, and from that moment he was never quite sure that he was not a butterfly dreaming it was a Chinese philosopher.
    Tom Stoppard  --  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Sometimes Ralph thought of her as Yang Guifei incarnate that’s a Tang Dynasty courtesan for whom an emperor went to ruin.
    Gish Jen  --  Typical American
  • She smiled at my recognition of the opening line to the Tang dynasty poem she had taught me; then we switched positions.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

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  • From the storytellers who visited Puwei when I was a girl, I learned that the Yao first arrived in this area twelve hundred years ago during the Tang dynasty, but most families came a century later, when they fled the Mongol armies who invaded the north.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • Soon he could recite the Tang dynasty poem that Snow Flower and I had loved so well as girls and whole passages from the classical book for boys that I had memorized to help my son in his lessons.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • (Let me now offer my appreciation to the director of that museum, who most generously opened display cases and let me peruse the collection.) I have relied on Chen’s colloquial translation of many things, including the Tang dynasty poem that Lily and Snow Flower wrote on each other’s bodies.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Tang Dynasty [8] , Yuan Dynasty [9]
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