; * Southern and Northern Dynasty * Chinese sovereign * Yongming poetry *List of Bronze Age States *List of Classical Age States *List of Iron Age States *List of pre-modern great powers 01 (Category:Southern Qi) Category:Southern and Northern Dynasties Category:Former countries in Chinese history Yūryaku is believed to be referred to as ''Bu'' (武, In Japanese, it is read as Take or Takeru) in contemporary Chinese
Tongjian ''. See also * (Category:Northern Zhou) Category:Former countries in Chinese history * Empress Chen Yueyi * Empress Yuan Leshang, an empress of the Northern Zhou Dynasty in China, later became a Buddhist nun who lived as a recluse, dying at an unknown date (yet was still alive during the reign of Emperor Taizong of Tang, which ended in 649
-modern great powers * Middle Binyang Cave *Empress Dowager Wenming tomb Notes * ''Book of Wei''. * Jenner, W. J. F. ''Memories of Loyang: Yang Hsuan-chih and the lost capital (493-534)''. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981. * ''History of Northern Dynasties''. * Tsiang, Katherine R. "Changing Patterns of Divinity and Reform in the Late Northern Wei" in ''The Art Bulletin'', Vol. 84 No. 2 (June
Library.thinkquest.org date 4 April 2003 accessdate 19 November 2009 From the late 19th century to the early 20th century, the new Kingdom of Italy rapidly industrialised and acquired a colonial empire (Italian Empire) becoming a Great Power (List of pre-modern great powers).