Why Did They Build the Great Wall of China?

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The Great Wall of China has been one of the wonders of the ancient world and has been periodically rebuilt and modified throughout history by each reigning Chinese dynasty. The Great wall was built mainly to protect the Chinese Empire from the Mongolians and other invaders.
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Construction on the wall lasted through the 16th century B.C. and maintenance continues to this day. The Great Wall is 6,400 km (4,000 miles) long and is the longest human-made structure
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It was build between 220-200 B.C.
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Probably more than 4000 dollars.
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Peasants and farm labourers.
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