Silk Road and Silver – Chinese economy

By |2018-04-18T09:54:05-07:00June 4th, 2017|China, Economy|

Farmers reaping millet or wheat Just like in earlier times, most men and women in Qing Dynasty China were farmers, who spent most of their time planting seeds, weeding, and harvesting. Mostly they grew rice (in southern China) and wheat and millet (in northern China). Even today, almost three out of four people in [...]