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The first emperor"s warriors

Cotterell, Arthur.

The first emperor"s warriors

by Cotterell, Arthur.

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Published by Emperor"s Warrior"s Exhibition in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ch"in Shih-huang-ti, -- Emperor of China, -- 259-210 BC -- Tomb.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- China.,
  • China -- History -- Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C.,
  • China -- Kings and rulers.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArthur Cotterell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18373343M
    ISBN 10095130321X
    OCLC/WorldCa59810567

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    The Terracotta Army refers to the thousands of life-size clay models of soldiers, horses, and chariots which were deposited around the grand mausoleum of Shi Huangdi, first emperor of China and founder of the Qin dynasty, located near Lishan in Shaanxi Province, central purpose of the army was likely to act as guardian figures for the tomb or to serve their ruler in . Buy The First Emperor's Warriors 1st Trade Paperback by Arthur Cotterell (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 4/5(1).

      Put these things together in a book and she can't put it down. That's why she wrote her first novel Year of the Tiger, and it's sequel Battle of the Jade Horse. She is also the author of the CBCA shortlisted non-fiction -Wicked Warriors and Evil Emperors - and the Letty books in the Australian Girl series.   Qin Shi Huang built a formidable fighting machine. His army is easy to imagine because he left us the famous terracotta warriors in Xian. .


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Terracotta Warriors and Horses, is a collection of sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China. Xi'an, China.

(Aneta Ribarska/ CC BY SA ) Numerous elaborate artifacts have been recovered around the site, such as this chariot and horses found outside of the tomb mound.

(Tomasz Sienicki/ CC BY )Author: Dhwty. The terra-cotta army, as it is known, is part of an elaborate mausoleum created to accompany the first emperor of China into the afterlife, according to archaeologists. China's Terra-Cotta. Wicked Warriors and Evil Emperors book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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An army of clay warriors guards the tomb of China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, who died in BC. The tomb is still under excavation near Xi'an, China.

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This book is the true tale of Qin Shihuang.