Spring 1st month. Song Qian, a general under Lu Xun, raid five villages inside Shu, destroying and killing their generals. Third month, the word "Yellow Dragon" (Huang Long) appeared in PoYang. Shu army totalling over 25000 troops (1) occupying strategic places inside Wu. Lu Xun avoid battle from the first month to the leap month (6 months), then he crushed Liu Bei killing or capturing ten of thousands of troops, Liu Bei fled with only a few men. Wei send Xin Pi to Wu to finalise on the allegence and demand for Sun Quan's son, Sun Quan refuse to see Wei's envoy.
Autumn. Wei send Cao Xiu, Zhang Liao, and Zang Ba too attack DongKou, Cao Ren attack RuXu, XiaHou Shang, Zhang He, and Xu Huang besiege NanJun. Sun Quan gave Lu Fan the command of the five armies, and prepare warships to engage. Zhuge Jin, Pan Zhang, and Yang Can were send to rescue Nanjun, Zhu Huan at RuXu to resist against Cao Ren. In ShiYang the Yue, Man, and Di tribes all revolts, with all the internal turmoil Sun Quan personally write a letter to Cao Pi suggesting that he [Sun Quan] would move to Jiao and retired if it would make Cao Pi called off the attack, Cao Pi wanted Sun Quan's son before he called off the attack. Sun Quan declare indepedent and defend his land.
Winter, 11th month. A typhoon hit Lu Fan's navy and drown several thousand soldiers, the army retreat to JiangNan. Cao Xiu send Zang Ba out with 500 light vessel and 10,000 troops raided XuLing, burn it, killed and robe several thousand people. General Quan Cong, Xu Sheng chase Wei's general Yin Lu, killed and captured in several hundreds.
12th Month. Sun Quan send his minister Zheng Quan to see Liu Bei at BaiDi, to seek a new alliance. That year, YiLing was change to XiLing.
Spring 1st month. Cao Zhen divide his force and come to attack JiangLing. Sun Quan adopting the GanXiang calender. 3rd month, Cao Ren order his general Chang Diao with 500 soldiers on a fire ship to cross over ZhongZhou island in RuXu. Cao Ren attacked Zhu Huan, Zhu Huan's force hold out. Zhu Huan send his general Yan Gui to attack Chang Diao. Later month all Wei force withdraw.
Summer 4th month, Many of Sun Quan's officers wanted him to declare emperor, but Sun Quan refuse. Liu Bei die at BaiDi. 5th Month, XiKou's general Jin Zong killed Wang Zhi and with his soldiers surrender to Wei, Wei appointed him prefect of QiChun, and he constantly cross border raid into Wu. 6th Month, Sun Quan order General Mi Fang and Liu Shao to attack QiChun, Li Shao's and his troops manage to captured Jin Zong alive.
Winter, 11th month. Shu's envoy Zhonglang General, Deng Zhi, arrived.
Summer. Zhang Wen was sent to Shu as a return envoy. Autumn 8th month, general amnesty for all criminals with capital crime. 9th month, Emperor Wen of Wei (Cao Pi) mobilised from GuangLing targetting the great river, but then withdraw.
Summer 5th month, Prime Minister Sun Shao die. 6th month, Gu Yong was made Prime Minister. Winter 12th month, in PoYang a rebel name Peng Qi declare himself a General, attacked the surrounding counties and massacre about 10,000 people. That year, there was earthquake.
Spring. Lu Xun stationed in ShaoGu ordered his generals to open up land for farming.
Autumn 7th month, Sun Quan heard that Emperor Wen of Wei had die so he attacked JiangXia, surround ShiYang without success, then retreat. Report of a pair of Phoenixs cited in CangWu prefecture. Divided 3 prefectures and established 10 counties into DongAn prefecture, and appointed Quan Cong as prefect, settled the ShanYue uprising.
Winter 10th month, Lu Xun present new policies by encouraging virtue, lessen harsh punishment and uniform rate for land tax. That year, JiaoZhou was divided into JiaoZhou and GuangZhou, but was reverse a little while later.
Spring 1st month, Zhu Jiang captured the rebel Peng Qi. Leap month, Han Dang's son, Han Zong, defected to Wei.
Spring 3rd month, Sun Quan appointed his son Sun Lu as marquis of JianChang, reside in DongAn prefecture. Summer 5th month, The Prefect of PoYang, Zhou Fang, pretent to revolt to lure Wei's general Cao Xiu.
Autumn 8th month, Sun Quan arrived at WanKou orderred General Lu Xun to command the generals to break Wei's line in ShiTing. Grand Commander Lu Fan die. That year, the prefecture of HePu was change to ZhuGuan.
Spring, many high officials and hundreds of other officials urge Sun Quan to declare himself as Emperor.
Summer 4th Month, in XiaKou and WuChang there was citing of a Goldern Dragon and a pair of Phoenix. On the BingShen day, Sun Quan had a sacrificial ceremony at the NanJiao altar (2) and take the emperial throne. Order a general amnesty. The year was change to HuangLong, and Sun Quan entitled his father, Sun Jian, as Emperor Wu Lie; his mother, Lady Wu, as Empress Wu Lie; and elder brother, Sun Ce, as King Huan of ChangSha. 5th month, Zhang Gang and Guan Du was sent to LiaoDong (Gongsun Yuan).
6th month. Shu kingdom send Chen Zhen to celebrate Sun Quan becoming an Emperor. Sun Quan propose the division of the Wei Empire between Wu and Shu. Under Sun Quan's plan YuZhou, QingZhou, XuZhou, and YouZhou would belong to Wu; YanZhou, JiZhou, BingZhou, and LiangZhou would belong to Shu.
Autumn 9th month, Sun Quan moved his capital to JianYe, Lu Xun as tutor to Crown Prince Sun Deng.
Spring 1st month, Wei buit "New city" in HeFei. Sun Quan order General Wei Wen and Zhuge Zhi with 10,000 armoured troops sail to YiZhou (Taiwan) and DanZhou (3). However, disaster struck in YiZhou (Taiwan) and only over 1,000 men returns.
Spring 2nd month, Pan Jun mobilised 50,000 troops to crush the Man tribes rebellion in WuLing. Both Wei Wen and Zhuge Zhi got charge with failure to fulfill an emperial edict was imprision and later killed.
Summer, Sun Bu pretend to surrender and lure Wei's general Wang Ling, Wang Ling come out with his army to greet Sun Bu. Autumn 10th month, Sun Quan mobilised his main force and set up ambushes at FuLing waiting for Wang Ling, Wang Ling realised and fled. In southern HuiJi prefecture, the word "JiaHe" appear.
12th month. DingMao day, Sun Quan ordered a general amnesty, change next year title to "JiaHe".
Autumn 1st month, Sun Quan's son, the marquis of JianChang Sun Lu, die. 3rd month, Sun Quan orderred General Zhou He and Pei Qian to LiaoDong (Gongsun Yuan) via the sea route. Autumn 9th month, Wei's General Tian Yu attacking Wu and capturing ChengShan. Winter 10th month, Wei's prefect of LiaoDong, Gongsun Yuan order Su Shu and Sun Zong to send Sun Quan a rare horse (DiaoMa-貂馬
). Sun Quan was happy and appointed Gongsun Yuan high title.
(1) The original text was "蜀軍分据險地，前后五十余營
" from the book that I had, it said that ying (營
) is an old chinese's army division consist of 500 troops, so since Liu Bei's army was about 50+ Ying, its equate to 25,000+ soldiers.
(2) NanJiao is an altar used by Son of Heaven (the Emperor) for ceremony praying to the Jade Emperor (God).
(3) As far as I know, YiZhou (夷洲
) was an ancient name for the island of Taiwan, however I do not know where is TanZhou (亶洲
) Vancouver may be?
To be continue...