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The Trung sisters

Nghia M. Vo

The Trung sisters

by Nghia M. Vo

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Published by 1st Books in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam -- History -- Trưng Sisters" Rebellion, 39-43

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (129-130).

    Statementby Nghia M. Vo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS556.6 .V6 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 136 p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23968499M
    ISBN 101587217600
    ISBN 109781587217609
    LC Control Number2009510527

    SUMMARY: The Trung Sisters (12ADAD) were two strong, determined, courageous soldiers that fought for the oppressed people of Vietnam. These two women stood up to a larger nation, China, who saw them as a joke, and defeated them and liberated Vietnam. These actions qualify these two extraordinary women to be on the Council of. The Trung sisters led their army in an attack on the Chinese forces occupying their land. They won back the territory extending from Hue into southern China and they were proclaimed co-queens. Their royal court was established in Me-linh, an ancient political center in the Hong River plain.

      THE TRUNG SISTERS – Trung Trac and her sister Trung Nhi occupy a special place in Vietnamese mythology. If you want a glib or simplistic comparison to approach their story with think of them as an ancient Vietnamese version of Lakshmibai of . The Trung sisters were Trac and Nhi Trung. They grew up during the first century, at a time when Vietnam was still under the domination of China’s Han dynasty, in a northern prefect called Me Linh. Their father, General Lac, was the leader of Me Linh, and made sure .

    The two sisters were named Trung Trac, who was the elder and Trung Nhi, the younger. They were born (dates were unaccounted) in the province of Giao Chi, which is now known as Northern Vietnam. They came from a very prominent family, given that their father was General Lac of Me Linh province, and a .   Summoning knowledge and experience about the art of warfare from their growing up years, the Trung sisters guided these young, unskilled women through intensive training to become fearless generals that drove the unwanted Chinese conquerors out of Vietnamese territory in 40 A.D. Trung Nhi, in particular, was said to be the better warrior between the two, and led the army to liberate .


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The Trung sisters by Nghia M. Vo Download PDF EPUB FB2

The primary historical source for the Trung sisters is the 5 th century Book of the Later Han by the historian Fan Ye, which covers the history of the Han Dynasty from 6 to AD. The secondary source is the Complete Annals of Dai Viet by Ngo Si Lien, which was finished in The The Trung sisters book Sisters book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). The Trung Sisters reigned for almost three years when they had to face a new Chinese army sent to subdue them. The Trung Sisters were the first warriors and Queens to define the identity of the unique Vietnamese culture.

They instilled and sowed the concepts of freedom and independence, seeds that took a long time to : Nghia M Vo, Nguyen Ngoc Bich.

The two Trung sisters, Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, were born to a general of one of the districts, Giao Chi, in rural Northern Vietnam, and despite Chinese rule during this time, life was still good. The puppet leaders, especially their father, stood up to the Chinese whenever they could, allowing the Vietnamese people to resume life as they once Author: Piumi Rajapaksha.

Trung Sisters, byname of Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, (flourished ad 39–43), heroines of the first Vietnamese independence movement, who headed a rebellion against the Chinese Han-dynasty overlords and briefly established an autonomous state.

Their determination and apparently strong leadership qualities are cited by scholars of Southeast Asian culture as testimony to the respected. The Trung Sisters 0th Edition by Nghia M.

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Vo (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. ISBN /5(2). The Trung sisters book In the y Trung Trac became the queen of northern Vietnam while Trung Nhi served as a top advisor and possibly co-regent.

The Trung sisters ruled over an area that included about sixty-five cities and towns and constructed a new capital at Me-linh, a site long associated with the primordial Hong Bang or Loc Dynasty, which legend holds ruled Vietnam from to : Kallie Szczepanski.

Trung Sisters. 53 likes. The Legacy of the Trung Sisters Graphic Novel. A story about two women repelled Chinese invasions and they are regarded as national heroines of ers: The Trung sisters are national heroines in VietNam, with many statues and temples in their honor.

This is the story of how they became leaders to their people. The Han Dynasty of China swept over the Viet people while the Roman Empire was in conception. Trung Sisters Audio Book Theater Summary. This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Two Vietnamese sisters - Trung Trac and Trung Nhi – are widely known in Vietnam as Hai Ba Trung (literally: ‘Two Ladies Trung’).

These two brave young warrior women lived between around 12 and 43 AD and in 39 AD, they led Vietnam in its first rebellion against China. The Trung sisters had one goal - freeing the Vietnamese people from the Chinese domination of the Han dynasty.

The cruelty. Artemis Entertainment LLC presents Trung Sisters audio book theatre in Spring Stay tuned. Trung Trac and Trung Nhi(1st century, Vietnam) Sisters who led an army on elephant-back to overthrow oppressive Chinese rule and establish a short-lived Vietnamese kingdom.

Yaa Asantewaa(c, Ghana/Asante Confederacy). Many names of leaders of the uprising recorded in temples dedicated to Trung Trac are women. These women led a people's army of 80, which drove the Chinese out of Viet Nam in 40 A.D. The Trung sisters, of whom Nhi proved to be the better warrior, liberated six-five fortresses.

After their victory, the people proclaimed Trung Trac to be their. The Trung sisters' rebellion was an armed civil uprising in the south of Han China between 40 and 43 AD. In 40 AD, the Vietnamese leader Trưng Trắc and her sister Trưng Nhị rebelled against Chinese authorities in what is now northern Vietnam.

In 42 AD, Han China dispatched General Ma Yuan to lead an army to strike down the resistance of the Trung : 40–43 AD (rebellion), 42–43 AD (Han intervention).

The Rebellion Of The Trưng Sisters Vietnamese Scenery. Vietnam a country that has been ravaged by many wars throughout centuries. Wars that began as small as tribal wars, like the Lac Viet-Au Viet war during the Hong Bang Dynasty, and then led to many other.

Trung Trac was the older of the two sisters; Trung Nhi was her loyal lieutenant. When the Chinese started to get serious about absorbing Vietnam into the Han empire, the Trung Sisters struck back.

They led a brilliantly successful military rebellion and established an. You'll receive a thanks in the credits page, a 11x17 book cover poster, autographed by the team, and a copy of Justice Angel comic book Issue 1 to Issue 3, autographed books by the team and actor Joe Estevez in his special comic page.

PLUS, two copies of the graphic novel of The Legacy of the Trung Sisters, autographed by the team. Details about the lives of Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, two upper-class sisters born in north Vietnam circa 14 A.D., are limited, save for one momentous feat. In 39 A.D., while in their mid- to lates, the duo amassed an army and led a revolution against the Chinese, who had been in control of Vietnam for over a Author: Nneka Mcguire.

EXCERPTS FROM THE COMPLETE COMPILATION OF THE COLLECTED WRITINGS ABOUT THE DEPARTED SPIRITS OF THE VIỆT REALM: SOVEREIGNS, THE TRƯNG SISTERS Introduction The Han empire of China conquered what is now northern Vietnam from a File Size: KB.

The most well-known of these heroines are the Trung sisters, who led the first national uprising against their Chinese conquerors in 40 AD. Their courageous spirit has served as an inspiration to the people of Vietnam for nearly two thousand years and their legacy remains firmly embedded in the culture and national identity of the country to Author: Mrreese.The Trung sisters are usually represented riding elephants, leading their people into battle.

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