The Enduring World

Unlike the civilizations in Egypt, the Fertile Crescent and the Indus Valley, the Chinese civilization has passed the test of time. Though their vision of themselves has changed, the foundation for their longevity was laid in the cradle of the Yellow River 4,000 years ago. Why has China, unlike the others, endured? In a well-written introductory paragraph (using the Hook, Line, and Sinker guidelines) explain the various reasons for China’s success. Remember…you are just writing the introductory paragraph as if the body of the paper would follow.