現在，有三種不同版本的《十六國春秋》：一種是明代屠介孫、項琳編寫的百卷本，托名為崔鴻，是根據《晉書。載記》、《資治通鑒》以及《藝文類聚》、《太平御覽》等涉及十六國史實的書籍補充而成。第二種是《漢魏叢書》中保存的十六卷本，十六國各有一錄，這是明朝人根據《晉書。載記》編寫的。第三種是清朝的湯球編寫的《十六國春秋輯補》，他以上述《十六國春秋》為底本，再以各種類書中所引佚文補足，這是現在研究十六國歷史的重要資料。"Sixteen States" is recorded in the Sixteen Kingdoms (AD 304-AD 439 years) history biographical history books, the author is the Northern Wei Cui Hong. Cui Hong, East Qinghe County (now eastern China Shandong plain Southwest) people, a young man interested in the repair history. After the fall of the Western Jin has appeared in the Central Plains region Huns Liu Yuan, Jie People Schleswig, dizu Fu Jian, such as establishing a regime, historically known as the Sixteen Kingdoms total, these regimes have their own histories, but the style varies, describing the larger gap . So, Cui Hong Under the old records, to be a comprehensive compilation, written one hundred volumes, in addition to an orderly case volume, chronology roll.
High status history book, and later received written Wei "Wei", the Tang dynasty editing "a", will this book as an important reference. But to the Northern Song Dynasty had crippled leaving only twenty volumes. Sima Guang editing "Mirror" had quoted, but has not the whole picture.
Now, there are three different versions of "Sixteen States": one is mediated Tu Ming Sun, Xiang Lin prepared one hundred volumes, prop named Cui Hong, is based on "Book of Jin. Records "," Mirror "and" Wen Lei Ju, "" Taipingyulan "and other books of historical facts involving 16 countries added together. The second is the "Han series" saved sixteen volumes, sixteen countries have a record, which is under the Ming Dynasty, "Jin Shu. Records "written. The third is the Qing Dynasty ball soup prepared by the "Spring and Autumn Complements Sixteen States", he said "Sixteen States" as the master copy, and then to various classes in the book cited Lost complement, which is now the country's history of sixteen important information.