The Great Wall Of China
The Great Wall of china is one of the largest, structures in the world..It is very important to the chinese;because, they used it as protection,it is also one of the most popular. There has been many people had visited there,people like Barack Obama. Other people have been there to.
The Great Wall has one of the interesting structures. Also the Great Wall is about 13,170 miles long. Their is about 1,387 miles of natural defense that is when a mountain or a river can take its place instead of building threw it. The inside of the wall is solid so that when it's attacked no one could get thru. On the other hand It is not just one wall there are many different walls to protect where it is needed.
The Great Wall has a very interesting history. The Great Wall is more than 2,300 years old. In 1644 the Ming dynasty was overthrown seizing all build on the wall. In 1957 reconstruction started again to make it safer for tourist. Over 400,000 people died in the process of building the wall.
There are many interesting legends to it. According to China highlight so"Almost one third of the wall disappeared without trace on where it went". Their was boarder control so that people traveling on the Silk Road could pass thru. Legend says that their was a wife's husband who died building the wall and her tears were so bitter that a section of the wall fell down revealing his bones so she could bury him.
The Great Wall is one of the largest structures in the world,it also worked as a self defense mechanism to keep the people on the inside of the walls safe.It has a very nice structure. A very interesting history and some fun thing like legends. Also how many people were sacrificed to build it they did all of that just for protection.