Monday, November 23, 2009

Enjoy reading about-The Great Wall Of China

Hi friends,i hope you you all will enjoy reading this post and if so please comment it,lets know interesting information about The Great Wall of China.In 353 BC,various Chinese rulers began erecting a series of enormous walls tp protect their borders from nomadic Xiongnu.In about 210 BC,Qin Shi Huangdi of which i've shown the picture, the first Qin emporer, coordinated this work into massive 2250 km(1400 mile) wall.A project taht took a million forced labourers nine years to complete.The Great Wall remained an ongoing project for 2000 years.It reached its present size during the Ming dynasty(1348-1644).At 9980 km (6200 miles) long, 8 m wide, it is the largest man-made structure on earth.

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