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Development of Chiayi
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Facing the ocean on its west side, Chiayi county increasingly became represented on maritime maps during the Age of Discovery. In the 17th century, Chinese migrants from the opposite coast sailed through the Dou-Fon Inner Seaway and met earlier settlers such as the Tsou tribe and Hoanya tribe. Through immigration, reclamation, and the building of irrigation channels, Chiayi became a rich rice producer in the 18th century. After the dangers of rapid currents were conquered, traces of migration along the coastline spread to the mountains. Since then, another significant historical event, the revolution led by Lin Shuang-Wen, influenced Chiayi’s history to slowly resolve itself from conflict.
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