What was a critical factor in the failure of the Chinese to conquer or assimilate the vietnamese?
the vietnamese resistance to chinese crossed both class and gender barriers....lol I have no clue I'm on the same question as you :(
Who was the Mongolian leader who first conquered the Chinese by storming over the great wall of china?
genghis khan was able to conquer vast territories outside mongolia because of his clever mind. before conquering china he conquered chinese engineers and learned about chinese weapons. he used his cavalry archers effitiently to conquer china. he conquered persia by doing treachery with shah. he killed every inhabitant of persia. he sent his general subotai to conquer russia. the rest of world was conquered by ogetai khan
China is the Middle Kingdom, it is a center of wisdom and enlightenment, and everything outside can be considered barbaric. The Chinese learned long ago that tributary nations require as much support as they provide. The Chinese have only had desire to conquer the world for a few fleeting moments in history, usually when the ruling people were not Chinese natives, and then they realized they are far better off being content with what they…