Tag: CN – Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Mausoleum of China’s first emperor reopens after short COVID-19 shutdown; CGTN

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The mausoleum of the first Chinese emperor Qinshihuang reopened in northwest China’s Shaanxi Province on Friday after doors were shut in July because of a COVID-19 outbreak.

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How were China’s legions of terra-cotta warriors made? Experts have pieced it together; Marcos Martinon-Torres; National Geographic

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Creating thousands of live-size soldier statues to protect the mausoleum of China’s first emperor was a massive operation, requiring many steps and close collaboration.

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Online show of Terracotta Warriors; Xinhua

The Terracotta Warriors museum in China’s northwestern city of Xi’an is considered one of the greatest archaeological sites in the world.

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In pics: terracotta warriors at Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum Site Museum in Xi’an; Yurou; Xinhua

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The Terracotta Warriors, Xi’an, China: ‘Nothing can prepare you for this’; Tim Warrington; Stuff

On a bucket list trip to see the Terracotta Warriors, Tim Warrington is overwhelmed by the ancient army.

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The man who ‘discovered’ China’s terracotta army; Kevin Ponniah; BBC

China – Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Zhao Kangmin was the first expert to identify the ancient warriors, one of China’s cultural treasures.

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Old Model Army; Eugene Kaspersky; Nota Bene

China – Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Nihao folks! Onwards Eugene Kaspersky fly on his China-2017 tour… Next stop: the city of Xi’an – pronounced Si-an – meaning ‘western peace’. It was a nice day, which is just as well, as there’s plenty to do and see in and near the city.

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Terracotta warriors of Xi’an; Tanushree Podder; Tribune India

In 1974, at the foot of Lishan Mountain, located in Xi’an in China,a few farmers digging a well stumbled upon a stunning array of terracotta soldiers, horses and chariots.

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