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This ebook is the long-awaited supplement to Michael Loewe's acclaimed "Biographical Dictionary of the Qin, Former Han and Xin classes" (2000). With greater than 8,000 entries, established upon old files and surviving inscriptions, the excellent "Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the 3 Kingdoms" (23-220 advert) now presents details on women and men of the chinese language global who lived on the time of Later (or japanese) Han, from Liu Xiu, founding Emperor Guangwu (reg. 24-57), to the prestigious warlord Cao Cao (155-220) on the finish of the dynasty. The entries, together with surnames, own names, kinds and dates, are followed by way of maps, genealogical tables and indexes, with lists of books and distinctive debts of girls. those beneficial properties, including the handy surveys of the background and the executive constitution of the dynasty, will make Rafe de Crespigny's paintings an essential instrument for to any extent further critical learn of an important yet relatively overlooked interval of imperial China.

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He died in prison. -HHS 8:356-57, HHSJJ 61/51:2213 Shen Qinhan. There is some uncertainty from the text whether Bao Hong was a man from Youfufeng or was the Administrator of that commandery in 185. There was, however, a local Bao family [see Bao Hui below] and it would be strange for a former Administrator with a successful military record to have held only the rank of a colonel three years later. It seems more likely that Bao Hong raised local troops to assist Dong Zhuo against the incursion by the rebels of Liang province.

Sub his son Bao Ang]. -HHS 29/19:1022-23, HQ 2:7b. Bao Die 櫒䓋 [Wengong 㓈₭]; Shangdang. A magistrate in Lu in the early 150s, Bao Die joined the Chancellor Yi Ying in a petition asking that an official be appointed to supervise ceremonies at the Temple of Confucius. An edict of 153 gave approval and a commemorative stele was erected. -LS 1:16b. Bao Fu 櫒䣐; Kuaiji. Son of Bao Xian, he maintained his father's tradition of scholarship in the Analects and tutored the young Emperor He in that field. -HHS 79/69B:2570.

Later that year Bao Hong was sent to attack a group of Yellow Turbans in Runan, but he was reported by the Governor Huang Wan for embezzling local funds. He died in prison. -HHS 8:356-57, HHSJJ 61/51:2213 Shen Qinhan. There is some uncertainty from the text whether Bao Hong was a man from Youfufeng or was the Administrator of that commandery in 185. There was, however, a local Bao family [see Bao Hui below] and it would be strange for a former Administrator with a successful military record to have held only the rank of a colonel three years later.

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