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Emperor Yu's Great Flood

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Science  05 Aug 2016:
Vol. 353, Issue 6299, pp. 538-539
DOI: 10.1126/science.aah4040

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  • RE: Emperor Yu's Great Flood and the report of archeological excavation in Qinghai Province are mutually exclusive.
    • Don S. Lee, Retired physician from the GWU medical faculty associate and GT Hospital, Mosol Group LLC

    To prove my point, the original scriptures ought to be revealed to the readers.
    Namely “Emperor Yu's father attempted to block rain water passing nearby the capital of Emperor Yao by building a dam, which was collapsed, flooded, and lost the prime land secondary. As Emperor having punished and appointed Yu/Wu the Great in charge belonged to the emperor. Wu diverted the water way step by step which took a long time, accomplished his mission, and appointed as the successor to the throne with absolute majority. That is the beginning of the Xia dynasty.

    The area where Yu the Great had worked was limited to the western part of Shanxi Province, Eastern part of Xian Valley. Followings are some of evidences amongst many scriptures citing this legendary story.
    So called “hongshui (洪水)which is being interpreted as flood” is one “Phono-semantic matching characters, PSMCs” of “hongshui (洚水) meaning “a creek which is flowing back ward (逆河)” as seen in many small tributaries draining into the large body of water and being recorded with many other PSMCs such as “逆河, 降水, 歷水, 九河.” The same section of Shan Hai Jing (山海經 海內經) has that Yu’s father lost the prime land of xi people (息/奚/㩗/嶲/解 壤) where the first nation of Korean people (Old Joseon) had emerged. It was the same general area where the emperor Shun used to plow his farm land around the north of Xiechi (解池) along the fenshui (汾水) valley, which is known to be the cradle of Ancient Chinese Civilization....

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    Competing Interests: Whole world accept the Ancient History of Far Eastern Asia which was compiled for the best interest of the Chinese emperor under Confucian Scholars. Opposing view has to be considered.Hence I wrote two books: Ancient History of the Manchuria. Redefining the Past. Xlibris 07/08/2013. Ancient History of Korea. Mystery Unveiled. Xlibris 10/03/2014. In Search of Old Joseon. 古朝鮮 찾기. Seoul Korea. 8/8/2016

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