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Xiang Yu (; 232 BC - 202 BC) was a prominent general during the fall of the Qin Dynasty.
Xiang Yu was born with a double pupil in one of his eyes, a symbol for the destiny of a king.
Xiang Liang then tried to school Xiang Yu in traditional chinese military strategies, such as those from the Art of War, but was rejected again by Xiang Yu, who felt that it is a waste of his youth.
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 Xiang Yu - Definition, explanation
Xiang Yu 項羽 Simplified: 项羽 (Wade-Giles: Hsiang Yü; 232 BC - 202 BC) was a prominent general during the fall of the Qin Dynasty.
Xiang Yu self-titled as "Xi Chu Ba Wang" (“西楚霸王”, lit.
Xiang Yu then killed Ziying and burned down the palace - the unique copies of many "forbidden books" in the royal library were then lost forever.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/x/xi/xiang_yu.php   (372 words)

 Liu Bang and Xiang Yu
Xiang Yu, while marching westward towards Xian Yang, received news that his uncle Xiang Liang was wounded in the battle with the Qin army at Ji Yang, dying soon after.
Xiang Yu turned North to meet the Qin army which was commanded by Zhang Han who was the general in charge of building the Great Wall.
On hearing that Xiang Yu was approaching the capital, Liu Bang, taking all the treasures that he could find from the Qin's treasury, led his troops North from the capital in order to avoid a collision with oncoming Xiang Yu.
www.asiawind.com /pub/forum/fhakka/mhonarc/msg00710.html   (1684 words)

 Xiang Yu - Western Han Ruler and Emperor Biographies - English
Xiang Yu was born from a noble in the former state of Chu, which had ceased to exist when Qi Shi Huang, the first Emperor unified the country.
Xiang Yu was furious because Song Yi ignored the suffering of the soldiers.
After Xiang Yu’s troops raised the siege and the Qin generals had surrendered to him, he went on to conquer a vast territory covering five former states.
www.kongming.net /novel/han/xiangyu.php   (638 words)

 China: Xiang Wu, Xiang Yu, You Xiang Feng (The Symphony of Rain)
China: Xiang Wu, Xiang Yu, You Xiang Feng (The Symphony of Rain)
Xiang Wu, Xiang Yu, You Xiang Feng (The Symphony of Rain)
He is an endearing father to Xin Yu and he really does everything for her.
www.spcnet.tv /china_xiangwu2.shtml   (2057 words)

  Millennial Fair – Xiang Yu (232 - 202 BC)
In 208 BC while Xiang Yu and Liu Bang were planning the capture of the Qin capital Xian Yang, an urgent message came from the city of Julu, a city under siege for nearly a month by the Qin troops.
Xiang Yu was furious due to Song Yi’s lack of concern for the troops and their conditions.
Xiang Yu did not stay in Xian Yang; he left three former Qin Generals: Zhang Han, Sima Xin, and Dong Yi to guard the Liang and Yong provinces, and then returned to his Capital, Peng.
millennial-fair.com /literature/xiangyu.html   (1142 words)

 The Rise and Fall of Xiang Yu
Xiang Yu was from a noble family in the former State of Chu which had ceased to exist when Qin Shi Huang, the First Emperor, unified the country.
After Xiang Yu's troops had raised the siege and the Qin general had surrendered to him, he went on to conquer a vast territory covering five former states.
This was followed by four years of fighting between him and Xiang Yu, complicated by the fact that the latter, homesick for Chu, had made the tactical error of withdrawing from territory west of the pass.
www.shme.com /culture/legend/xiang.htm   (762 words)

 Xiang Yu
Xiang Yu Xiang Yu, a native of Xia Xiang, was a brilliant scholar who was also a strong man who could lift a ding (a heavy three-legged cooking pot).
At a young age, Xiang Yu joined the rebellion forces started by his uncle Xiang Liang, defeating the Qin army nine times in a role and finally toppled the Qin Dynasty.
A Xiang Yu temple was erected at the bank of the Wu Jiang river to commemorate him.
www.yutopian.com /names/12/xiangyu.html   (299 words)

 Dance Drama Steps to Beat of the Market
The first pas de deux of Xiang Yu and Concubine Yu when they just meet is romantic and beautiful while their last pas de deux when they are dying, is filled with passion.
In sharp contrast, the pas de deux of Xiang Yu and Liu Bang features a duel of wits and strength between the two heroes from Chinese history, especially in the scene with a Chinese chessboard as the background drop curtain.
Xiang and Liu play chess upon the huge chessboard -- a metaphor for the struggle between the two contesting powers, while their soldiers are engaged in battle on the other side of the stage.
www.china.org.cn /english/culture/93356.htm   (1481 words)

 Wu Style Hao Family Taijiquan ©®
Wu Yu Xiang by practising constantly and using the "Manual of Taijiquan" written by Wong Zhongyue as a guide, Wu obtained a deep understanding regarding the intricacies of Taijiquan and finally achieved the ultimate skill of Taijiquan.
n 1852 Wu Yu Xiang was taught by Chen Qin Ping to understand the classics he then learnt to differentiate between what he had known before.
Wu Yu Xiang, Li yi Yu, Hao Yue Ru works or writings and Wang Tsung Yeuh writings are regarded as the classics of the different modern Taiji Systems.
www.haotaiji.co.uk /history.html   (442 words)

 Washington Chu Shan Chinese Opera Institute - Productions
Her only wish was for Xiang Yu to quickly break through the encirclement and rally his forces.
Xiang Yu, totally despondent, led his guard through the encirclement and battled until he reached the Wu River.
The story of Liang Hong Yu, wife of the famous general Han Shi Zhong, drumming on the troops at the battle of the Jin Mountain is common knowledge in households of China.
www.washingtonchineseopera.org /productions/productions.html   (1341 words)

 Gaozu of Han Summary
Xiang Yu even considered killing Liú in one dinner party that would be later known as the Feast at Hong Gate, but decided otherwise.
Xiang Yu was always kind and gentle to his peer and subordinates.
Xiang Yu also did not know how to utilize his talented subordinates; Han Xin, for example, was a soldier under Xiang, and his later defection to Liú Bāng, for whom he served as the commander in chief, would be extremely damaging to Xiang.
www.bookrags.com /Gaozu_of_Han   (3478 words)

 The Men of Han
After Xiang Yu, the self-proclaimed Supreme General of the Chu armies, sacked the Qin capital at Xianyang in 206 BC, Liu Bang avoided a major confrontation with Xiang Yu by returning to Xianyang with his captured treasure and apologizing for guarding the Hanku Pass.
While Xiang Yu was preoccupied trying to brutally force the State of Qi into submission, Liu Bang entered the Chu capital at Pengcheng virtually unopposed.
Xiang Yu sat in his tent one evening with his favorite concubine, surrounded by Liu Bang's army, when he heard songs from home.
www.koreanhistoryproject.org /Ket/C01/E0111.htm   (3021 words)

 Chinese Opera Mask, Xiang Yu   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The story of the brilliant and complicated character Xiang Yu (232-202 B.) concerns his meteoric rise from a man with "no inch of territory" to a great conqueror, and his rivalry with and defeat by Liu Bang, founder of the Han dynasty in 206 BC.
Xiang Yu was from a noble family in the former State of Chu that had ceased to exist when Qin Shi Huang, the First Emperor, unified the country.
While a peasant rebellion led by Chen Sheng and Wu Guang was assailing Qin rule, Xiang Yu killed the prefect of Wu (the present-day Suzhou in Jiangsu Province) and organized troops to join the uprising.
www.paulnoll.com /China/Opera/opera-09-04.html   (181 words)

 The Illuminated Lantern - Asian Cinema Reviews: Great Conqueror's Concubine, The
But Xiang Yu has no time for making a run to the capital -- he wants revenge for his uncle, and marches his army to the city of Julu, to engage the Qin forces which were sieging the city, in a famous battle.
Xiang Yu had only 20,000 troops, with which he was determined to engage the 200,000 person strong Qin army.
Xiang Yu is on his way to the capital, and mad as hell about it.
www.illuminatedlantern.com /cinema/review/archives/great_conquerors_concubine_the.php   (2532 words)

 Top 50 sights   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Xiang Yu (232-202 B.C.), who was a native of Xiaxiang Village near today's Suqian County in Jiangsu Province, was born to an aristocratic family in the State of Chu.
Caught unawares, the army of Xiang Yu was surrounded by Liu Bang's forced at Gaixia in 202 B.C. One of Liu Bang's chief advisors.
Xiang Yu was barely 30 when he died, after a short life that showed how a great hero passionately in love with his lady might have to face a tragic and ill-fated end.
www.chinatravelclub.com /topsight/23.asp   (2488 words)

 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for xiang
The upper Xiang is connected by canal with the Gui River,...
Tug of war.(pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian at the Smithsonian Zoo)
Newsmaker: Xiang Xiang steps in history with release into wild.
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 Xiang Yu Printed Circuit Co.,Ltdprinted circuit board, pcb, fpc, circuit board; products Manufacturers,B2B ...
Xiang Yu Printed Circuit Co., Ltd is an UL and ISO 9001:2000 certified manufacturer specializing in high-quality PCBs and FPCs.Our capabilities cover:
With advanced technological facilities, Xiang Yu endeavours to provide leading-edge solutions for different industries such as telecommunications, networking, computer, audio and video systems, medical instrument, military and aerospace etc.
Xiang Yu is devoted himself to having a clean environment.
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 Xiang Yu The Conqueror Taking Off His Armor by Yang Jing at Audio Lunchbox
Xiang Yu The Conqueror Taking Off His Armor by Yang Jing at Audio Lunchbox
Xiang Yu The Conqueror Taking Off His Armor
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 DBLP: Xiang Yu
Xiang Yu, Benjamin Gum, Yuqun Chen, Randolph Y. Wang, Kai Li, Arvind Krishnamurthy, Thomas E. Anderson: Trading Capacity for Performance in a Disk Array.
Xiang Yu, Masumi Ishikawa, Huisheng Chi: Rule Extraction from Data by Combining a Structural Learning with Forgetting and Linear Discriminant Functions.
Daoheng Yu, Jiyou Jia, Xiang Yu, Shinsaku Mori: The study of synchronous and frequency demultiplication phase-locking for coupling each other system with two BNRT oscillators.
www.informatik.uni-trier.de /~ley/db/indices/a-tree/y/Yu:Xiang.html   (429 words)

 Chinese history:Western Han   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He was able to defeat Xiang Yu and unite the country due to two reasons.
Xiang Yu, on the other hand, fought in two lines, one in the east and the other in the west, and could not attend to one line without neglecting the other.
Xiang Yu had Fan Zeng, but did not use him, which is why he was captured by me." Liu Bang's words were true and honest.
www.chinavoc.com /history/xihan/talent.htm   (2928 words)

 Why Liu Bang as weak and Xiang Yu as hero - China History Forum, chinese history forum
Xiang Yu and Liu Ji were described to have completely conflicting personalities.
Xiang Yu can invite anyone he wanted to his camps, but he was stingy in rewards.
Xiang Yu was considered more honorable of the two, and by far stronger physcally.
www.chinahistoryforum.com /index.php?showtopic=2466   (1278 words)

 Shan Yu's Story: xiang
Xiang’s horse shied at the sudden, violent movement, reared halfway and took a sideways crowhop.
As Xiang led his horse to the head of the army, the only sound was the soft, crunching squeak of dry snow under his boots.
Xiang’s stallion shied, his neck arching and tail fanning, as the general mounted and wheeled the beast to follow his men.
hare.bio.miami.edu /hun/xiang.html   (7009 words)

 Chinese History - Qin Dynasty 秦 event history (www.chinaknowledge.de)
But only two of them, Xiang Yu 項羽 (Xiang Ji 項籍), a descendant of the Chu general Xiang Yan 項燕, and a local official named Liu Bang 劉邦 "Duke of Pei" 沛公 were able to gain substantive power.
Xiang Yu divides this area into the kingdoms of Han 漢, Yong 雍, Sai 塞 and Di 翟.
Xiang Yu kills the last king of Qin, sacks the capital Xianyang 咸陽 and installs new kingdoms under his rule as Hegemonial King of West-Chu (Xi-Chu Bawang) 西楚霸王.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Han/qin-event.html   (1702 words)

 Scenes from Chinese opera
In a decisive battle in 202 B.C., Xiang Yu's troops were defeated by Liu Bang, who went on to become the founder of the Han dynasty.
This opera focuses on Xiang Yu and his beloved concubine Yu at the moment of Xiang Yu's defeat.
Xiang Yu narrates the story of the battle and expresses his grief as his soldiers are slaughtered.
www.princeton.edu /~his325/week3/Opera/scenes.html   (530 words)

 What happens if Xiang Yu defeats Liu Bang? - China History Forum, chinese history forum
Yes, Xiang Yu might never have made himself emperor - what he did before the Chu-Han War was simply to make himself the hegemon-king (bawang) over about 20 kingdoms, restoring the political system of the Warring States or even the Spring-Autumn.
Yeah, the odds of Xiang Yu winning the Chu-Han contention were pretty slim since he had some major flaws like being a lousy politician and a poor diplomat as well.
Xiang Yu was said to have been more in favor of the Zhou’s feudal system of multiple states.
www.chinahistoryforum.com /index.php?showtopic=10336   (1629 words)

 People   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Xiang Yu Xiang Yu was a huge man with enviable abilities.
After Xiang Yu's refusal to take his advise and fell in the trap set by Liu Bang, he left indignantly and died of illness on the way.
Xiang Bo Xiang Bo was Xiang Yu's uncle as well as Zhang Liang's good friend.
library.thinkquest.org /C0122767/qin/people4.html   (272 words)

 Han Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was a continuous conflict between Xiang Yu [Gregoire-Marco] and Liu Bang [Rucker-Lewis], the former a native of Wu, and the latter of Pei.
Xiang Yu soon withdrew his army to the east, and his absence from Guanzhong permitted Liu Bang to gather strength.
Assuming that war was at an end, Xiang Yu, in good faith, returned to Liu Bang his father and wife, and began to retire into the south.
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