Battle of White Wolf Mountain
The Battle of White Wolf Mountain was a battle fought in 207 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The battle took place in northern China, beyond the frontiers of the ruling Han dynasty. It was fought bet...
Xun You
Xun You (157–214), courtesy name Gongda, was a politician who served as an advisor to the warlord Cao Cao in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. He later opposed Cao Cao taking the title of "King of W...
Zhang Bao (Yellow Turban)
Zhang Bao (died 184) was a Yellow Turban rebel leader during the late Han Dynasty period of Chinese history. He was a younger brother of Zhang Jiao and older brother of Zhang Liang, the other two key ...
Sun Quan
Sun Quan (182–252), courtesy name Zhongmou, formally known as Emperor Da of Wu (lit. "Great Emperor of Wu"), was the founder of the state of Eastern Wu during the Three Kingdoms period. He ruled from ...
Battle of Xiapi
The Battle of Xiapi was fought between the forces of Lü Bu against the allied armies of Cao Cao and Liu Bei in the winter of 198, towards the end of the Han dynasty. The battle concluded with victory ...
Emperor Ling of Han
Emperor Ling of Han (traditional Chinese: 漢靈帝; simplified Chinese: 汉灵帝; pinyin: Hàn Língdì; Wade–Giles: Han Ling-ti; 156 – May 13, 189), was an emperor of the Chinese Han dynasty. He w...
Zhang Mancheng
Zhang Mancheng (died 184) was a Yellow Turban rebel general during the late Han Dynasty period of Chinese history. He killed Chu Gong, the prefect of Nanyang, and occupied the city. He was slain by Qi...
Battle of Dushi Ford
The Battle of Dushi Ford was a battle fought between the warlords Cao Cao and Yuan Shao in the first lunar month of 200 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. In the battle, Yuan Shao launched an attack on ...
Emperor Chong of Han
Emperor Chong of Han (Chinese: 漢冲帝; pinyin: Hàn Chōng Dì; Wade–Giles: Han Ch'ung-ti; 143–145) was an emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty and the eighth emperor of the Eastern Han period.Emp...
Emperor Shang of Han
Emperor Shang of Han (Chinese: 漢殤帝; pinyin: Hàn Shāng Dì; Wade–Giles: Han Shang-ti; early 105 – August or September 106) was an infant emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty and the fifth empe...
Zhang Jue
Zhang Jue (died 184) was the leader of the Yellow Turban Rebellion during the late Eastern Han dynasty. He was said to be a follower of Taoism and a sorcerer. His name is sometimes read as Zhang Jiao,...
Battle of Yan Province
The Battle of Yan Province was a battle fought between the warlords Cao Cao and Lü Bu for control of Yan Province (covering present-day southwestern Shandong and eastern Henan) in the late Eastern Han...
Battle of Boma
The Battle of Boma or Battle of Baima was the first of a series of battles that led to the decisive Battle of Guandu between the warlords Yuan Shao and Cao Cao in northern China in the late Eastern Ha...
Prince of Hongnong
The Prince of Hongnong (176–190) (simplified Chinese: 弘农王; traditional Chinese: 弘農王; pinyin: Hóngnóng Wáng; also translated as King of Hongnong), was briefly an emperor of China during the...
Battle of Guandu
The Battle of Guandu was fought between the warlords Cao Cao and Yuan Shao in 200 CE in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The battle, which concluded with a decisive victory for Cao Cao, was a turning poi...
Battle of Jieqiao
The Battle of Jieqiao, also known as the Battle of Jie Bridge, was fought between the warlords Yuan Shao and Gongsun Zan in 191 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. It was the first significant clash of a...
Liu Pi (general)
Liu Pi (died 201) was a Yellow Turban rebel general during the late Han Dynasty period of Chinese history.
After the decline of the Yellow Turban Rebellion, Liu Pi's men allied themselves with Yua...
Sun Ce's conquests in Jiangdong
Sun Ce's conquests in Jiangdong were a series of military campaigns led by the warlord Sun Ce to conquer territories in the Jiangdong and Wu regions from 194 to 199 during the final years of the Easte...
Battle of Yangcheng
The Battle of Yangcheng was a battle fought between the warlords Yuan Shao and Yuan Shu as the coalition against Dong Zhuo fell apart in 191 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. Sun Jian, Yuan Shu's nomin...
Yellow Turban Rebellion
The Yellow Turban Rebellion, also translated as the Yellow Scarves Rebellion, was a peasant revolt in China against the Han dynasty. The uprising broke out in the year 184 during the reign of Emperor...
Battle of Cangting
The Battle of Cangting was part of a mop-up operation undertaken by the warlord Cao Cao after his victory over his rival Yuan Shao at the Battle of Guandu in 200 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The b...
Battle of Xiangyang (191)
The Battle of Xiangyang was fought between the warlords Sun Jian and Liu Biao in 191 in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. Liu Biao emerged victorious against Sun Jian's forces. Shortly after their coaliti...
Marquess of Beixiang
The Marquess of Beixiang (simplified Chinese: 北乡侯; traditional Chinese: 北鄉侯; pinyin: Běixiāng Hóu; Wade–Giles: Pei-hsiang-hou), personal name Liu Yi, also referred to as Emperor Shao (...
Emperor An of Han
Emperor Ān of Hàn (Chinese: 漢安帝; pinyin: Hàn Ān Dì; Wade–Giles: Han An-ti; 94–30 April 125) was an emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty and the sixth emperor of the Eastern Han, ruling...
Battle of Yan Ford
The Battle of Yan Ford was a battle that took place along the southern banks of the Yellow River in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The battle was closely preceded by the Battle of Boma, and was part of...
Campaign against Dong Zhuo
The Campaign against Dong Zhuo was a punitive expedition initiated by a coalition of regional officials and warlords against the warlord Dong Zhuo in 190 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The members o...