Romance of Three Kingdoms is one of the four classic fictions and the first chaptered novel of ancient China. Based on the efforts of historians, storytellers, and dramatists, it gives a vivid account of the saga of the rise and fall of the kingdoms of Wei ?, Shu ?, and Wu ? between 169 and 280 CE. Its influence on the Chinese psyche and culture is profound and far-reaching.
Sanguo yanyi (Romance