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The Great Wall of China
The Great Wall of China was built to link existing fortifications into a united defense system and better keep invading Mongol tribes out of China. It is the largest man-made monument ever to have been built and it is disputed that it is the only one…
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The history of the Great Wall of China began when fortifications built by various states during the Spring and Autumn (771–476 BC) and Warring States periods ...

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Find out more about the history of Great Wall of China, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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Aug 22, 2015 ... The Great Wall of China is a barrier fortification in northern China running west-to -east 13171 miles (21196 km) from the Jiayuguan Pass (in the ...

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The Great Wall was built by soldiers, common people & criminals. Emperor Qin Shihuang was the first person to order to link the separate walls of former states.

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Great Wall's history starts from the Spring and Autumn Period, lasting 2000 years, and it was built by over 20 states in several dynasties till Qing Dynasty.

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The history of the Great Wall of China in the major dynasties of its construction, from 2600 years ago to the present, with key events and building phases.

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The Great Wall's history stretches 2,300 years, from around 300 BC to the present day. It was built to keep outsiders out, but ironically is now rebuilt as China's ...

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The Great Wall of China was declared a world heritage site in 1987 by UNESCO. The Great Wall had been diminished by human activities, such as land ...

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Kids learn the history about the Great Wall of China. How it was built and why.