Xuanzong abolished the death penalty, enhanced the economy through safety in the Silk Road, maritime trading, and economic reforms, constructed temples and administrative complexes, built roads, and increased industry.

Xuanzong abolished the death penalty, enhanced the economy through safety in the Silk Road, maritime trading, and economic reforms, constructed temples and administrative complexes, built roads, and increased industry. He reorganized the military so that farmers were not any longer conscripted against their will and built a professional military of veterans, who have been more […]