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The First Emperor of China

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For 500 years, the seven states of China warred among themselves until conquered in 246 B.C. by Qin Shi Huang Di, the man who became China's first emperor. Reenacts his battles, political intrigues, and sweeping reforms that established an imperial system that lasted more than 2,000 years. Includes footage of his incredible terra cotta army, rediscovered in 1974 and still guarding the tomb of this first emperor of China.

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Runtime: 39 minutes 39 seconds

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