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A train moves through a break in the great wall of china, at jiayuguan, built in the ming dynasty (1372 ad), once part of the old silk road,. In the film, he takes viewers on a trek over the peaks and hills of china's northern provinces, tracing the great wall of china “it's a wonderful fit for the story of. Rindge leaphart and nataki goodall courtesy of rindge leaphart the great wall of china, stretching 5,500 miles from shanhaiguan in the.
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