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The Great Wall - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

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The Great Wall. In c. 220 B.C., under Qin Shi Huang, sections of earlier fortifications were joined together to form a united defence system against invasions from the north. Construction continued up to the Ming dynasty (1368–1644), when the ...

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Potentially a remarkably useful website that contains description, maps, documents, photo gallery, video and much more.

Use it to suit your own needs and those of your students.

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The Great Wall of China- History Channel (1- Eng Subs)

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This seven & a half minute History Channel clip provides informative glimpses of the Great Wall's construction, as well as its significance both today and in the past. It includes a brief treatment about some of the myths that have emerged. It ends abruptly.

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History Of Great Wall Of China [1/5]

The Great Wall of China was built over 2000 years ago, by Qin Shi Huangdi, the first emperor of China during the Qin (Ch'in) Dynasty (221 B.C - 206 B.C.). I...
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Too soon to tell. By clicking above you get to see a 9 minute Discovery Channel doco on the Great Wall. It seems to cut out abruptly, however. At the end, there are links to other videos, but I have not previewed them.

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