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  • Americana China, Great Wall of 1614306The Encyclopedia Americana — China, Great Wall of CHINA, Great Wall of, the White Wall, the Wall of 10,000 Li
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  • (1914) Chinese Wall, The 81124The New Student's Reference Work (1914) — Chinese Wall, The Chinese Wall, The. The construction of this great feature
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  • linguistic fame that it was commonly said of him that he might pass to the Great Wall of China without the services of an interpreter. [Memoir by Rev. J. Parsons;
    343 bytes (406 words) - 21:10, 2 November 2012
  • "Description of a Struggle" "A Dream" "Eleven Sons" "Excursion into the Mountains" "Fellowship" "First Sorrow" "A Fratricide" "Give It Up!" "The Great Wall of China"
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  • from the north at this prosperous city in the south of China. But the wall, despite its appearance of solidity and strength, did not keep the Manchus from
    489 bytes (768 words) - 00:00, 31 July 2013
  • the solitudes of northern Tibet, Volume II  (1876)  by Nikolay Przhevalsky 1634458Mongolia, the Tangut country, and the solitudes of northern Tibet
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  • International Encyclopædia Chinese Wall 1612867The New International Encyclopædia — Chinese Wall CHINESE WALL. A wall once 1250 miles long, extending
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  • 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica/Shanhai-Kwan (category EB1911:Cities:Asia:China)
    east of the province of Chih-li, China. Pop. about 30,000. It is situated at the point where the range of hills carrying the Great Wall of China dips
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  • periodic overflow of the rivers of Chi-li, was satisfied. Fr. D. Parennin then induced him to consent to a map of the Great Wall of China. Frs. Bouvet, Régis
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  • ready for his reception. On the 7th of October, 1834, the poor bishop arrived at the famous great wall of China, and passed through the gate through
    491 bytes (1,444 words) - 01:24, 27 July 2014
  • this progress for the benefit of China, the United States and the world. For even as we admire the Great Wall of China, we must work to ensure that fewer
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  • the Chinese, found its way across Asia from the west, through Persia and northern India, to China. The great wall of China was constructed partly of brick
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  • division of the Chinese Empire and the cradle of the present [1910] imperial dynasty. It lies to the north-east of the Eighteen Provinces of China, and extends
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  • and time charts of that Outline in detail, who wishes to refresh and repair his faded or fragmentary conceptions of the great adventure of mankind. It is
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  • goods from near and far Hang for sale in the bazaar;— Where the Great Wall round China goes, And on one side the desert blows, And with bell and voice
    274 bytes (277 words) - 01:05, 18 August 2015
  • opinion of Mommsen, who maintains that the limes was not intended, like Hadrian's Wall between the Tyne and the Solway, and like the great wall of China, to
    28 KB (4,715 words) - 14:38, 31 October 2015
  • in story-telling somewhat older than the great wall of China. Joe Larrabee came out of the post-oak flats of the Middle West pulsing with a genius for
    12 KB (2,146 words) - 20:34, 13 April 2012
  • some less bulky form than that of crude coal. Then the Atlantic will be as extinct, politically, as the Great Wall of China; or, rather, it will retain for
    507 bytes (1,988 words) - 04:44, 13 January 2016
  • crosses the Great Wall of China. Through this celebrated pass to the Mongolian plateau go the officials, traders, and missionaries from the China coast to
    712 bytes (2,540 words) - 16:44, 10 November 2013
  • stupendous piece of work and deserves an equal share of fame with the Grand Canal and the Great Wall of China, for its engineering difficulties were certainly
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