Trung Trac and Trung Nhi

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Trung Trac and Trung Nhi

 

Vietnamese national heroines. The two sisters Trung Trac and Trung Nhi were descended from the noble family of Trung. The rebellion that they raised and led from A.D. 40 to A.D. 43 developed into the first national war of the Vietnamese people against the Han Dynasty of China (seeTWO SISTERS’ REBELLION).

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