TITLE

Building History

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Structural Wonders: Great Wall of China;2008, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information about the building Great Wall of China taken from a chapter of the book "Structural Wonders: Great Wall of China" is presented. It noted that the wall was ordered to be constructed by Qin Shi Huangdi, the first emperor of China, in order to protect the country from the Mongolians. The wall has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.
ACCESSION #
41524738

 

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