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Great Wall of China

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The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials, generally built along an east-to-west line ...

Who, When and Why Built the Great Wall of China?

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The Great Wall was built from the Warring States Periods by ancient soldiers, common people and criminals. The reason of building it is to defend against the ...

Great Wall of China - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Great Wall of China, including videos, interesting ... the wall is one of the most extensive construction projects ever completed.

Who Built the Great Wall of China, When and Why - China Highlights

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The Great Wall was built by emperors, generals, and state lords over a period of about 2000 years. It was built to prevent invasion from northern nations.

Who built the Great Wall, when and why? - China Travellers

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The Great Wall of China was not built all at one time. In 7th and 8th century BC, battles happened frequently among the states of the Spring-Autumn and Warring  ...

All About the Great Wall of China - Enchanted Learning

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The Great Wall of China was built over 2,000 years ago, by Qin Shi Huangdi, the first emperor of China during the Qin (Ch'in) Dynasty (221 B.C - 206 B.C.).

Great Wall of China - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Aug 22, 2015 ... As a sign that all of China was now one, the emperor decreed a great wall would be built along the northern border to defend against the ...

Great Wall of China | wall, China | Britannica.com

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Dec 9, 2015 ... The Great Wall actually consists of numerous walls—many of them parallel to each other—built over some two millennia across northern China ...

How Long Did It Take To Build The Great Wall Of China ? | when ...

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The short answer is that the first segments were built in the fifth century BC and the last contributions of the Great wall of China where build in the sixteenth ...

Who built the Great Wall? When and why?

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To the north of China, a huge, serrated wall zigzags it's way from the west to the east, through the desert, grassland and mountains. This is the Great Wall, ...