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Gojoseon–Yan War
DateLate 4th century BC
LocationLiaodong Peninsula
Result Yan victory
Territorial
changes
Yan conquers Gojoseon's western territories
Belligerents
Yan Gojoseon

In the late 4th century BC, the Yan feudal state invaded the Gojoseon kingdom.[1] The military campaign was led by General Qin Kai.[1] The invasion resulted in Yan's conquest of the Liaodong Peninsula from Gojoseon.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Yi 1984, 16.

Bibliography[edit | edit source]

  • Yi, Ki-baek (1984). A New History of Korea (Translated ed.). Cambridge: Harvard University Press. ISBN 9780674615762. 

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