Nova

Emperor's Ghost Army

Season 41, Episode 20 of 23

Emperor Qin Shi Huang of China was buried in a mausoleum with around 9,000 terracotta statues. Investigate how and why the life-sized figures were made and the technology behind the crossbows, spears and swords carried by the clay warriors.

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4/13/2020
8 a.m.
4/13/2020
noon
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