The Golden Age Of China

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The golden age of China was the Tang Dynasty, its harsh punishment for crime showed the minimal need for people to steal, and the care for hygiene showed the advancements in its time. In the Tang Dynasty, climbing over the many city walls was punishable by 90 blows with a thick rod. This harsh punishment showed how little the crime rate was, and how small the need to commit crime was due to the state of the economy, and how the wealth was spread among the poor. This low crime rate might have been because of the prosperous and opportunistic state that citizens lived. Another strong sign of the Tang being the golden age of China, was the importance of hygiene, for the fortunate citizens of Changan, bathing was a necessity. At that time, most
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