Hung Taiji

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Battle Of Shanhai Pass - Prelude - Rise of The Manchus
... Under Emperor Hung Taiji (r ... In September 1643 Hung Taiji suddenly died without having named an heir ... strong contenders for succession – namely Hong Taiji's eldest son Hooge and Hung Taiji's agnate brother Dorgon, a proven military leader – a committee of Manchu ...

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