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The Great Wall, China

Author: Infobase,; Global Screen (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Global Screen, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [1996] ©1996 2017.
Series: Treasures of the World: Eastern and Southeastern Asia.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Films on Demand.
Summary:
In about 220 B.C., under Qin Shin Huang, sections of fortifications which had been built earlier were joined together to form a united defense system against invasions from the north. Construction continued up to the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), when the Great Wall became the world's largest military structure. Its historic and strategic importance is matched only by its architectural value.
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Genre/Form: History
Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; Global Screen (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1031085611
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by Global Screen, 1996.
Title from distributor's description
Target Audience: 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (12 min., 30 sec.)) : sound, color
Contents: The Great Wall, China (12:30);
Series Title: Treasures of the World: Eastern and Southeastern Asia.
Responsibility: Global Screen.
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In about 220 B.C., under Qin Shin Huang, sections of fortifications which had been built earlier were joined together to form a united defense system against invasions from the north. Construction continued up to the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), when the Great Wall became the world's largest military structure. Its historic and strategic importance is matched only by its architectural value.

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