How Did Qin Build The Great Wall Of China

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The Great Walls of China was built with the intention of protecting the Chinese people and keeping the mongols out of china . The idea of building a Wall was made by emperor Qin leader of the Qin dynasty in 221 BCE . In his final words before death he ordered a life size terra coat army to protect him in the afterlife and a Grand Wall . He order the Wall to be around 20 feet high , 25 feet wide and 30 feet long . When the Qin dynasty was overthrown the Han dynasty came to power. The too wanted to build a Wall . The Qin and the Hans process of building the Wall was fairly simple they built the framework for the Wall , then they would get this dirt clay mix and spread it into the frame and pounded until around 6-3 inches thick. And

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