Terracotta Warriors
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 2Hanweb
N 34° 20.554 E 108° 56.632
49S E 310870 N 3802055
Quick Description: In December 1987, UNESCO, designated The Terracotta Warriors a World Heritage Site.
Location: China
Date Posted: 2/19/2015 8:54:28 AM
Waymark Code: WMNDA1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
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Long Description:
In 1974, a farmer was digging a well for water notice pieces of clay shaped like figures, this was the start of the greatest archaeological discoveries in the world.The bits and pieces of clay when put together formed The Terracotta Warriors.

These figures of solders, chariots, and horses were created for the sole purpose, and that is to protect the Emperor Qin Shi Huang Di (The First Emperor Of China) in his afterlife.

Anyone that desires to go deeper into this subject I recommend that they go to their local library. My local library has 10 books available on the Terracotta Warriors.
Type: Remnant

Fee: yes

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