TITLE

214 BCE

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
History of Science & Technology;2004, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the completion of the building of the Great Wall of China by General Meng Tian, who worked under the orders of Chinese Qin Emperor Shi Huangdi.
ACCESSION #
19522510

 

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