Ch'in dynasty


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Noun1.Ch'in dynasty - the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Statesman, Patriot, and General in Ancient China: Three Shih Chi biographies of the Ch'in Dynasty (255-206 B.
According to Chinese legend, a tomb located near the town of Sian and belonging to the first emperor of the Ch'in dynasty (221-206 BC) had a door that could not be cut with iron swords because the door magnetically attracted the iron.
You'll no doubt visit communes, craft factories, and famous sightseeing spots such as the Ming Tombs near Peking and the 2,000-year-old terra cotta army of the Ch'in Dynasty outside Sian.