SimaQian(司马迁)
TheHanemperor,WuDi,re-establishedtheimportanceoflearningandencouragedtheproductionofnewworks。Asaresult,ancientworkswhichhadarrivedthebookburningofthefirstemperorbegantore-appear。
SimaQiantookonthetaskofwritingacompletehistoryofChina。
Hebecameinvolvedinanincidentthatalmostcosthislife。hedaredtocriticizetheemperor。
Thejudgessentencedhimtodeath,thissentencewasreducedtocastration。
Hewasdeterminedtocontinuehisgreatwork。BytheendofhislifeSimaQianhadwritten130chaptersofhiswork"ShiJi"(Recordsofthehistorian)recordingthehistoryofChina'sfirstthreedynasties。

累死我也~我可是一字一字的打上去的。给分吧。