Roughly Modern

Some articles on roughly modern, modern:

Li Gui - As Prince
... Li Gui was from Wuwei Commandery (武威, roughly modern Wuwei, Gansu), and he served as a militia officer in the local government ... summer 617, when Xue Ju rebelled against Sui Dynasty's rule at Jincheng (金城, in modern Lanzhou, Gansu), Li discussed with his associates Cao Zhen (曹珍), Guan Jin (關謹), Liang Shuo (梁碩), Li Yun ... Li Gui soon took four other commanderies – Zhangye (張掖, roughly modern Zhangye, Gansu), Dunhuang (敦煌, roughly modern Dunhuang, Gansu), Xiping (西平, roughly modern Xining, Qinghai ...
Fang Guan - During Emperor Suzong's Reign
... Emperor Suzong, who was then launching a counterattack, at Shunhua (順化, in modern Qingyang, Gansu), and they offered the seal and the edict to Emperor Suzong ... be made the governor of Nanhai Commandery (南海, roughly modern Guangzhou, Guangdong) and military governor of Lingnan Circuit (headquartered in Guangzhou), and be given an honorary title as chief imperial censor ... him out of Chang'an to serve as the prefect of Bin Prefecture (邠州, roughly modern Xianyang, Shaanxi) ...
Cui Riyong - During Emperor Shang's Reign and Emperor Ruizong's Second Reign
... with Cui becoming the prefect of Wu Prefecture 婺州, roughly modern Jinhua, Zhejiang) ... served as the prefect of Yang 揚 (roughly modern Yangzhou, Jiangsu), Bian 汴州 (roughly modern Kaifeng, Henan), and Yan 兗州 (roughly modern Jining, Shandong) Prefectures ...
Lu Xiangxian - During Emperor Xuanzong's Reign
... and made the secretary general at Yi Prefecture (益州, roughly modern Chengdu, Sichuan), as well as the examiner of the Jiannan Circuit (劍南道, roughly modern Sichuan, Yunnan ... At a later point, Lu was made the mayor of Hezhong Municipality (河中, roughly modern Yuncheng, Shanxi) ... of Pu Prefecture and also made the examiner of Hedong Circuit (河東道, roughly modern Shanxi) ...
Liang Shidu - Initial Uprising
... Shidu was from a prominent clan of Xia Province (夏州, roughly modern Yulin, Shaanxi), and during the reign of Emperor Yang of Sui, he served as a military ... He thereafter captured several other nearby commanderies -- Diaoyin (雕陰, in modern Yulin as well), Honghua (弘化, roughly modern Qinghua, Gansu), and Yan'an (延安, roughly modern Yan'an, Shaanxi) ...

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