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 How long ago was the Great Wall of China built?

Answer The Great Wall of China was begun during the Eastern Zhou Dynasty from 770 to 256 B.C., when China was still divided into small states. In 221 B.C. the kingdom of Qin unified China, and built a new... Read More »
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How many men built the Great Wall of China?

The original Great Wall of China was built in 221 B.C. Approximately 300,000 soldiers and 500,000 commoners were involved in its construction. After the wall was built, it was reconstructed many ti... Read More »
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Who actually built the Great Wall of China?

The hands-on labor of building the Great Wall of China was completed by soldiers, prisoners and local people. The first laborers worked under the order of local princes and overlords during the 7th... Read More »
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When was the Great Wall of China finished being built?

The Great Wall of China was built gradually over a period of about 2,000 years, from the Warring States Period of between 476 BC and 221 BC and the Ming Dynasty, from 1368 to 1644 AD. The 5,500-mil... Read More »
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How many slaves built the Great Wall of China?

While we do not know the exact number of slaves used to build the Great Wall of China, historians estimate it took about 3 million workers, according to the website SevenWondersWorld.com. Most of t... Read More »
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