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Northern Zhou Dynasty People - Yuwen Tai, Gao Wei, Li Jing, Emperor Xuan of Chen, Pei Ju, Chen Shubao, Su Wei, Wu Mingche (Paperback) Loot Price: R272
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 51. Chapters: Yuwen Tai, Gao Wei, Li Jing, Emperor Xuan of Chen, Pei Ju, Chen Shubao, Su Wei, Wu Mingche, Emperor Ming of Western Liang, Feng Deyi, Gao Yanzong, Yang Yong, Empress Hu, Li Delin, Gao Shaoyi, Mu Tipo, Gao Heng, Empress Mu Sheli, Emperor Gong of Western Wei, Chen Chang, Feng Xiaolian, Han Zhangluan, Empress Hulu, Yu Xin, Li Baiyao. Excerpt: Yuwen Tai (Chinese: pinyin: Y wen Tai) (507-556), nickname Heita ( ), formally Duke Wen of Anding ( ), later further posthumously honored by Northern Zhou initially as Prince Wen ( ) then as Emperor Wen ( ) with the temple name Taizu ( ), was the paramount general of the Chinese/Xianbei state Western Wei, a branch successor state of Northern Wei. In 534, Emperor Xiaowu of Northern Wei, seeking to assert power independent of the paramount general Gao Huan, fled to Yuwen's domain, and when Gao subsequently proclaimed Emperor Xiaojing of Eastern Wei emperor, a split of Northern Wei was effected, and when Yuwen subsequently poisoned Emperor Xiaowu to death around the new year 535 and declared his cousin Yuan Baoju emperor (as Emperor Wen), the split was formalized, with the part under Gao's and Emperor Xiaojing's control known as Eastern Wei and the part under Yuwen's and Emperor Wen's control known as Western Wei. For the rest of his life, Yuwen endeavored to make Western Wei, then much weaker than its eastern counterpart, a strong state, and after his death, his son Yuwen Jue seized the throne from Emperor Gong of Western Wei, establishing Northern Zhou. Yuwen Tai was born in 507, and was a descendant of the last chieftain of the Xianbei Yuwen tribe Yuwen Yidougui, whose tribe was destroyed by Murong Huang, the founding ruler of Former Yan. Yuwen Yidougui's descendants served as generals during Former Yan and its successor state Later Yan. Later, when Emperor Daowu of Nort...

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Imprint: Books LLC, Wiki Series
Country of origin: United States
Release date: August 2011
First published: August 2011
Authors: Source Wikipedia
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 52
ISBN-13: 978-1-156-70415-8
Barcode: 9781156704158
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LSN: 1-156-70415-4

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