The incredible story of China's greatest archaeological treasure - the Terracotta Army.
John Man is a historian and travel writer with a special interest in Mongolia and China. After reading German and French at Oxford he did two postgraduate courses, one in the history of science at Oxford , the other in Mongolian at the School of Oriental and African Studies. He is the author of GENGHIS KHAN, ATTILA THE HUN and KUBLAI KHAN.
"Man does for the reader that most difficult of tasks: he conjures up an ancient people in an alien landscape in such a way as to make them live." * Guardian *