Emperor Zhan Shi
Zhan Shi
Biographical Information
Location of Birth ?
Date of Birth 852nd Year of Mao
Date of Death (place) 98th Year of Zhan
Home Dong Jin
Alias(es) ?
Title(s) Emperor
Physical Description
Race Dragon (T'ien Long)
Gender Male
Scale Color Shimmering gold
Eye Color Blue / green
Family Information
Family Members ?
Occupation ?
Loyalty ?

Zhan Shi (Shaoan: 嶄士; Zhǎn Shì) was a Mao Dynasty official who seized the throne from the Wèi imperial family and founded the Zhan Dynasty. Some historians have traditionally viewed Zhan as a usurper, while others have portrayed him as a visionary and selfless social reformer. A learned Shaoan scholar who sought to implement the harmonious society he saw in the classics.


Commander of the Military

Regency and buildup of personality cult

As acting emperor

Early reign: mistakes

Economic policies

Deterioration of the relationship with Xiongnu and other vassals

Problems with Xiongnu

Problems with southwestern tribes

Problems with Korean tribes

Problems with Xiyu kingdoms

Paralysis and corruption of the government

Middle reign: agrarian rebellions

Late reign

Agrarian revolts

Liu's revolt merge with Lülin agrarian revolt

A new imperial pretender

The Battle of Kunyang

Conquest of the capitals


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