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Title Emperor's eternal armies / directed by Charlie Smith ; produced by Lucy Van Beek
Published London : Sky Vision, 2013


Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (50 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 2
Summary Many cultures have sent their dead to the afterlife accompanied with the trappings of honour, yet none more extravagant than the awe-inspiring mausoleums of the first Chinese emperors. An army of ten thousand life-sized terracotta figurines was found next to the tomb of China's first emperor. This fascinating film follows the archaeologists as they unearth the secrets of both the past and the present
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 6, 2014)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English
Subject Qin shi huang, Emperor of China, 259 B.C.-210 B.C. -- Tomb.
Han Jingdi, Emperor of China, 188 B.C.-141 B.C. -- Tomb.
Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D.
SUBJECT Shaanxi Sheng (China) -- Antiquities.
China -- History -- Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C.
China -- History -- Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Smith, Charlie (Director), director
Van Beek, Lucy, producer
Marshall, Qarie, 1970- narrator
Other Titles The emperor's eternal armies