Qin dynasty

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Noun1.Qin 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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Lloyd contrasts the leadership style behind the terraces to the one used by the builders of other historic monuments: for example, the Pyramids of Giza (credited to the Pharaoh Khufu), and, the Great Wall of China (credited to the Emperor Qin Shi Huang).
For example, we learned about historical figures such as Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China.
Photo feature by Mohammad Al-Enezi XIAN (CHINA), April 16 (KUNA) -- The 'Terracotta Army' of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China, was discovered by accident to become one of the most important monuments in China, if not the world.
The year started off with the arrival of theTerracotta Warriors, an underground army of life-sized warriors that secretly guarded the tomb of China's First Emperor, Qin Shi Huang.
In 246 BC, under the first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, the construction of the terracotta army began.
The less obvious domineering practice has been the naming and branding of Chinese-built or -financed facilities in such bold Chinese signage that Emperor Qin Shi Huang would mistake us for one of his provinces.
For over 2,000 years, the Terracotta Warriors stood underground, guarding the tomb of China's First Emperor, Qin Shi Huang - until they were discovered in 1974.
They include the terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China.
In the website of Travel China Guide, 'Qinhuangdao is a time-honored city named after the first emperor in Chinese History Qin Shi Huang who once made his east inspection tour to this place and sent people to the sea to looking for the immortals.
A similarly complex process went into fashioning the famous army of terracotta warriors that Qin Shi Huang, China's first emperor, unveiled one thousand years later.
This city is distinguished by the famed terracotta army, created by Emperor Qin Shi Huang for protection in the afterlife.
The oldest of China's four ancient capitals, Xi'an was the starting point of the Silk Road connecting east and west and is a UNESCO site, with the Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of the country.