In 1974, near Xi''an in China, Villagers discovered an astonishing archaelogical find - an 8000-man army in battle ready formation, each warrior a life-size figure in pottery made over 2000 years ago. This text seeks to tell the amazing story.'
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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 (Hodder & Stoughton) and The Great Wall, the latter in the same series as this title. He currently lives in Beijing. Guo Baofu, on whose archaeological text Lindesay based his writing, 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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Book Description Odyssey Publications, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M9622176003
Book Description Odyssey Publications, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P119622176003
Book Description Odyssey Publications. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 9622176003 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1797285