The Terracotta Army: Of the First Emperor of China by William Lindesay, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Terracotta Army: Of the First Emperor of China

The Terracotta Army: Of the First Emperor of China

by William Lindesay
     
 
The incredible army comes to life in photographs, diagrams and lucid text. Who commissioned this massive military tableau? What was its purpose? How many people worked on it and for how long? The answers are all here in this book—the amazing story behind

Overview

The incredible army comes to life in photographs, diagrams and lucid text. Who commissioned this massive military tableau? What was its purpose? How many people worked on it and for how long? The answers are all here in this book—the amazing story behind

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789622177963
Publisher:
Airphoto International Ltd.
Publication date:
08/30/2008
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

William Lindesay lived in Xi'an for four years, during which time he visited the mausoleum of Qin Shihuangdi on 15 occasions. His previous books include Alone on the Great Wall, The Terracotta Army of the First Emperor of China, and The
Great Wall. He currently lives in Beijing.

Guo Baofu is director of the Preservation and Conservation Department, Museum of Terracotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shihuangdi. Guo studied archaeology at Beijing University.

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