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Rewrite Trieu Thi Trinh[edit]

I'm going to rewrite Trieu Thi Trinh, an article that you heavily contributed, by using English language source. If you have any source(s) regard to this topic please add it/them into the article. I will removed most of unsourced information.--Amore Mio (talk) 12:45, 11 April 2009 (UTC)

The story of Trieu Thi Trinh contains a lot of legends that made it an hot debate within Vietnamese historians. Alot of post-1975 historical books do usually describe the "naked fighting tactic" of Chinese Wu (I though some historians want to provoke readers patriotism) but the books that were published in Saigon before 1975 rarely describe this "naked fighting tactic".
Don't say you are Chinese when you are in an Vietnamese forums or you will get harassed or insulted. There a lot of young Vietnamese who are angry about China because of territorial disputes in South China Sea. This angry make them act in a very uncivil way. It is also the reason why I don't join any Vietnamese language historical forums although I'm a Vietnamese.
If you have any question regard to history of Vietnam, feel free to ask me.
BTW, the speech of Quang Trung is not suitable for the article Trieu Thi Trinh. Emperor Quang Trung was a peasant leader, therefore he was not educated enough to list all VNese heroes and leaders on his speech (for example, he forgot Ngo Quyen). I will rewrite this section by using the book of Taylor and base on your additions.
Thank you very much for your contributions.--Amore Mio (talk) 05:22, 13 April 2009 (UTC)
OK, I cleaned up this article. Would you mind reading it?--Amore Mio (talk) 09:56, 21 April 2009 (UTC)
It was a effective tactics, isn't it?. After reading your discussion and some article in Wikipedia, I found out that even the Greeks and Germans used to apply this naked fighting tactics in Ancient Warfare :D.--Amore Mio (talk) 14:19, 22 April 2009 (UTC)

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