The Eternal Army: The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor

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A vast army of over 7000 terracotta statues of soldiers surrounds the tomb of the first emperor of the Qin dynasty in the Shannix province in northwestern China. These vigilant soldiers have been on duty for 2000 years, but does anyone know what sort of ruler Qin Shi Huang was? Why did his tomb have to be guarded by a mysterious army? Was Qin Shi Huang so power hungry he sought control even over the spirit world? Why did he feel compelled to defend himself even in the next life? Using the mausoleum structure as a key, this ...

The Eternal Army: The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor 2011, White Star, Vercelli

ISBN-13: 9788854406278

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