The video above explains major points of the Tang dynasty. He explains the achievement of the many emperors, how they expanded their empire, and the structure of their government.
The video above goes through the rise and fall of the Song Dynasty as the Mongols begin to gain power. The man addresses their advanced warfare as they had invented gunpowder and other weapons. He explained women's place in the dynasty and how they were actually most of the shop keepers.
Song Dynasty and the modern world
The Song dynasty has have many affects on the world and many of their inventions/creations are used everyday. Most people use navigation such as a GPS or a map which was most likely from the invention of the compass. Restaurants and fast food places are very popular and aid the economy, and not a lot of people would expect the Songs to start the restaurant craze. In addition, the Song Dynasty created porcelain which is now seen as something prized and of wealth in America. Lastly, literature and printing were explored in this dynasty which has brought so many ideas and stories to the modern world.