The Shang dynasty
1766 BCE - 1027 BCE
The Shang dynasty ruled parts of northern and central China. Shang dynasty was based on bronze to make tools and wheels. People in Shang dynasty carved many sheep bones to write.Around 2,000bc. People in China learned how to make bronze out of tin and copper , so we call this the Bronze Age.Many people in shang dynasty stared army.The last king of the Shang dynasty, Shang Chou, was a cruel man known for his methods of torture. The dynasty had been weakened by repeated battles with nomads and rivaling tribes within China. Shang Chou was ousted by the rebel leader Wu-wang in 1111 B.C.E.