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right; Paul Gilbert, Rob Kempinski and Ian Glew on the Great Wall.
        below; The Great Wall viewed through the opening of a crenu-
        lated embattlement. BCI members rode a cable car and then
        traversed the steep portions of the ancient wall on foot.
        inset; Temple of Heaven Altar tower. The Circular Altar has three
        layered terraces with white marble. During the Ming and Qing
        Dynasties (1368 A.D. - 1911 A.D.), the emperors would offer a sac-
        rifice to Heaven on the day of the Winter Solstice every year.
        lower right; Emperor’s throne in the Forbidden City, Beijing.

                                                                                                                © Ian Glew

                                           © Rob Kempinski
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