The Three Kingdoms period began in 220 when the Cao dynasty was founded (1) and ended in 280 when the Ngo family collapsed (2).
However, according to Tran Tho (3), the author of the official history of the Three Kingdoms was compiled in the third century, the Three Kingdoms era began from 189 to 280. The entire work consists of 66 volumes with content It mentions the life and career of the historical figures in this era. The work is highly rated by the contemporaries and is listed as the Fourth Circuit (4). In addition, the work has a very deep influence, as the foundation for the famous novel TAM NATIONAL ARTS of La Quan Trung was written in the 14th century. Under the writers pen, Liu Bei is a gentle king, a loving king, always taking humanity for life. However, many of the events in the kings life are not enough to justify the final purpose he pursues.
Here we do not go to the car most of Songs: see Liu Bei defeat, the Tong frowned, to the Cao Cao defeat, they rejoice because most people are greatly affected by the novel The Three Kingdoms of La Quan Trung and the History of Tai Chi (5) edited by Sima Qian. In other words, we try to rely on using the Three Kingdoms of Tran Tho and annotation of Bui Tung Chi (6) to highlight the characteristics of the life and career of Liu Bei during the Three Kingdoms.
Liu Bei (刘备) (161-223), who lives in Hebei Province, China. He is the son of Luu Huang, Liu Xun; descendants of the late Zhongshan Jingwu (7) belonged to the Han royal family. To Liu Bei, Han Dynasty decline; he orphaned from childhood, with his mother living by knitting shoes, braided mats. Liu Bei was sent to school with his compatriot Luu Duc Nhien and Cong To Toan. Lius father often provided for Liu Bei school. Mr. Sun and Liu Be are very close friends. Mr. Sun is older than Liu Bei as his brother.
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Liu Bei does not like to read books just like riding, singing and dressing up beautiful. The tall man (1.72m: according to Tam Quoc Chi, Tran Tho), prominent and unusual appearance. His temper was quiet, he did not say anything. He has a large head, likes to associate with heroic masterpiece in the galaxy (8) and is surrounded by many young people.
Together with Guan Yu (9) and Zhang Fei treated each other like brothers and throughout life Liu Bei, he wholeheartedly live for them. In the early days of business, there were two traders in the Trac area, Truong The Binh and To Song sponsoring money and gold to help Liu Bei buy horses and weapons so that Liu Bei gathered some soldiers.
In 184, Truong Giac led the revolt of the Yellow Scarves (Hoang Can invaders) rebelled against the imperial court. Thanks to the successful campaign against the insurgents, Liu Bei was promoted to lieutenant of An Hie District (10), after Caos promotion to the district chief. Shortly afterwards, General Ha Tien sent Tang Quan Quan to An Duong Tomb. Liu was joined and led the troops to defeat the Golden Towel in Ha Bi and he was promoted to the lower secret. Troopers back to harass, Liu Bei to run away thanks to old friends are Trung lang General Public Ton Toan. To present him to the Ministry of the Thieves and then help him Chau Thanh Chau is Dien Khai against Vien Thieu.Liu Bei made many more meritorious to Dien Khai to hold the position of Binh Nguyen command, after promoted to Binh Nguyen general. Liu Bei appointed Guanzhong and Zhang Fei to the Ministry of the capital, the army of Liu Bei (nominally only).
In 190, Vien Thieu gathered vassals struck Dong Zhuo. Liu Bei and the Sun Not to attend the vassals with the vassal as La Quan Trung described in the Three Kingdoms.