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Chu-Han Contention

Emperor Gao (256 – 195 BC), commonly known in China as Gaozu, personal name Liu Bang, was the first emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty, ruling over China from 202 BC until 195 BC. After defeating the Qin Empire, Liu Bang, as one of the rival leaders was awarded the Principality of Han (known as [...]

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