Some articles on emperor wu:
... Further information History of the Han Dynasty Starting about 113 BC, Emperor Wu appeared to begin to display further signs of abusing his power ... Luan Da (欒大), after he was exposed to be a fraud, however, was executed.) Emperor Wu's expenditures on these tours and magical adventures put a great ... and northern Vietnam) would erupt that would lead to military intervention by Emperor Wu ...
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