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Biography of An Lu-Shan

Biography of An Lu-Shan

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • An, Lu-shan, -- 703-157.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 95-102.

    Statementtranslated and annotated by Howard S. Levy.
    SeriesChinese dynastic histories translations -- no. 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS741 C5 no. 8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17345256M

    An Lushan's mother was a Göktürk of the Ashide clan and served as a sorceress. His original name might have been Aluoshan or Galuoshan, which meant "war" in Old Turkic. His father died early, and his mother Lady Ashide married An Yanyan (安延偃), a Tujue military officer, a brother of the general An Bozhi (安波 .   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Howard Levy books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Biography Of An Lu-Shan. An Lu-Shan. 15 Oct Paperback. US$ Add to basket. Tao of Sex. Akira Ishihara. 01 Jun Alan Howard Levy. 01 Mar

    Biography. Jiaoran was born in in Wuxing District of Huzhou city, Zhejiang province. During the An Lushan Rebellion (), he dwelt in seclusion and studied he was about forty, the Yuan-Chao Rebellion broken broke out. He received ordination as a monk in Tianzhou Temple (天竺寺) in Hangzhou, in , the 2nd year of the Dali period () of the Tang dynasty ().Born: , Wuxing District, Huzhou, Zhejiang, China.   The An Lushan Rebellion began in as a revolt by a disgruntled general in the Tang Dynasty's army, but it soon engulfed the country in unrest that lasted nearly a decade until its end in Along the way, it nearly brought one of China's most glorious dynasties to an early and ignominious : Kallie Szczepanski.

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Biography Of An Lu-Shan: Chinese Dynastic Histories Translations No. 8 [Lu-Shan, An, Levy, Howard S.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Biography Of An Lu-Shan: Chinese Dynastic Histories Translations No. 8Author: An Lu-Shan. Biography of An Lu-shan.

Berkeley, University of California Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lushan An; Lushan An; Lu-shan An: Document Type: Book: All.

An Lu-shan was probably born in Ying-chou on the northwest border of China. His father, a Sogdian, was an officer in the army of the Northern Turks; his mother was probably from a noble Turkish family.

Very little is known about his childhood and early life. Career. This volume, volume 1 of a planned set of 2 Biography of An Lu-Shan book which the second volume was never written/published, deals with the events that prepared the way for the rebellion of the frontier general An Lu-Shan, which weakened the Tang dynasty ( A.D.) so that it gradually collapsed into a number of independent states that came to be known as the 'Five Dynasties'/5.

An Lushan on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An LushanFormat: Paperback. AN LU-SHAN, frontier general of mixed Sogdian and Turkish ancestry who rose to high rank during the latter part of the reign of Hsüan-tsung (); he was one of a number of officers of non-Chinese ancestry who were given supreme command over frontier ing to the somewhat mythologized account of his birth that is found in his biography in the T’ang histories, he.

An Lushan, Wade-Giles romanization An Lu-shan, original surname Kang, imperial name Xiongwu, (bornYingzhou [now Chaoyang, Liaoning province], China—diedLuoyang, Henan province), Chinese general of Iranian and Turkish descent who, as leader of a rebellion in adproclaimed himself emperor and unsuccessfully attempted to found a dynasty to replace the Tang dynasty.

His surviving poems reflect the golden days before the An Lushan rebellion, his lengthy and deliberately protracted journey toward exile, together with his hardships, wandering and disillusionment as the Tang re-consolidated control after the rebellion.

He died inbefore the final defeat of the rebel forces a year Location: Northern China. For information on the career of An Lu-shan consult the Biography of An Lu-shan (), a translation by Howard S. Levy from the Old T'ang History (Chiu T'ang-shu), the standard, official history of the T'ang, complied by Liu Hsün and others, A.D.

"The An Lu-Shan Rebellion and the Origins of Chronic Militarism in Late T'ang China", in Perry & Smith, Essays on T'ang Society, Leiden: E. Brill (). Sima Guang et al., Zizhi Tongjian, vols.,Nasljednik: An Qingxu.

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The An Lushan Rebellion, also known as the An-Shi Rebellion or An-Shi Disturbances, translations of its usual name in Chinese historiography from the surnames of An Lushan, his son An Qingxu, and his deputy and successor Shi Siming, or as the.

An Lushan was of Sogdian and Tujue origin, at least by adoption. He rose to prominence defending the northeastern border from the Khitan and other northern threats. He was summoned to Chang'an, the Tang capital, several times and managed to get the favor of Chancellor Li Linfu and Emperor : Eleanor Cooney.

An Lushan was of Sogdianand Tujue origin,at least by adoption. He rose to prominence defending the northeastern border from the Khitan and other northern threats.

He was summoned to Chang'an, the Tang capital, several times and managed to get the favor of Chancellor Li Linfuand Emperor : c. Today I talk about the history/biography of the early career of An Lushan, who would lead a rebellion on the Tang Dynasty that would spell the.

Based on a true story from the eighth century, it is a fictionalized telling of one of the most powerful, tragic chronicles in Chinese history: the events leading up to the Rebellion of An Lu-shan and the fall of the Emperor Minghuang, grandson of the Iron Empress Wu, and with him, the Precious Consort Yang Kuei-fei and the dazzling Yang family.

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See a Keyword you like, give a video on this channel a try. Today I continue on the history/biography. Chinese poet and recluse who called himself Han-Shan (Cold Mountain). The first version emphasizes his eccentricity, his visits to a Buddhist temple for stints of odd jobs or to poke fun at the monks' self-importance.

This tradition associates him with two other eccentric hermits, Shih-te. Biographies (zhuanji lei 傳記類) belong to a subcategory in traditional Chinese bibliographies as part of the category of Historiography (shibu 史部).As can be seen in the structure of the official dynastic histories (zhengshi 正史), biographies played an eminent role in traditional Chinese historiography and were compiled to an incredible amount for official purposes and also for.

However, his biography in the Old Book of Tang indicated that An Lushan "originally did not have a surname." Compare Old Book of Tang, vol.part 1, with New Book of Tang, vol.part 1.

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Boardgames, Philosophy, History, Comics, Miniatures, Books, Singapore. See a Keyword you like, give a video on this channel a try. Today I talk about the history/biography of An Lushan, his.