Great Wall of China

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a fortification 1,500 miles long built across northern China in the 3rd century BC

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(3.) I prefer to use "Great Wall" for the famous northern defensive line, especially when referring to its symbolic position; for other walls I use a more accurate translation of Chinese changcheng [phrase omitted], i.e., "long wall(s)."
Yufu Wang, (1) Changcheng You, (1) Rongzhi Wei, (1) Jianing Zu, (1) Chengchao Song, (1) Jing Li, (2) and Jinglong Yan (1)
They will remove an abandoned shelter at the Changcheng Station, bring home garbage from Zhongshan and Kunlun stations, and help Australia to ship cargo from the Australian port of Fremantle to Casey Station.
Zai Nanji zhuqi kexue de Changcheng [Build a scientific Great Wall in Antarctic].
In the research, we selected the patch data with a scale of 1: 10000 of Changcheng Street, Lvshunkou District, Dalian City, as the experimental data of the research.
office of CGWIC) Great Wall Airlines Missile Proliferation: August 15, 2006 (aka Changcheng Hangkong) Executive Order 13382 lifted on December (unspecified transfers 12, 2006 probably to Iran) --China National Weapons Proliferation: December 28, 2006 Electronic Import- for two years Export Company --CATIC [section]3, Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act --Zibo Chemet (transfers controlled Equipment Company under multilateral export control lists or having the potential to make a material contribution to WMD or cruise or ballistic missiles) --CPMIEC Weapons Proliferation: April 17, 2007 for two years --Shanghai Non- [section]3, Iran, North Ferrous Metals Pudong Korea, and Syria Development Trade Nonproliferation Act Company Ltd.
* Jing Cai, University of Michigan, and Changcheng Song, National University of Singapore, "Do Hypothetical Experiences Affect Real Financial Decisions?
Qin Changcheng, 32, has been arrested and confessed to killing his wife, her boss, his aunt and uncle and six neighbours, Xinhua said, citing a statement from police in Hebei province.
"It touches the so called Shanghai Sea to the cast, mingles with the barbarians such as Annan (vietnam) and Dongjin (northern Vietnam) to the south and the other two directions are thoroughly defended by Changcheng, the Great Wall.
One of the largest construction projects ever, the Great Wall (or Wahl Changcheng) runs nearly 4,000 miles from east to west across China.
Now, Gao is the resident choreographer of the Beijing Modern Dance Company and her husband, Zhang Changcheng, is the director.
(72.) Lin Changcheng, "The Hidden Dragon in the Deep," p.
Known to the Chinese as the "10,000 Li Wall" or Wanli Changcheng, the Great Wall of China spans from Liaoning province to Jiayuguan in the Gobi Desert.