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  • 10,000 ancient bamboo Documents ("Slips") unearthed in Hunan

    07/01/2002 7:52:14 PM PDT · by vannrox · 26 replies · 987+ views
    XinBus News Agency ^ | Story Filed: Monday, July 01, 2002 2:49 AM EST | Editorial Staff
    10,000 ancient bamboo Documents ("Slips") unearthed in Hunan Story Filed: Monday, July 01, 2002 2:49 AM EST CHANGSHA, Jul 1, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- More than 10,000 bamboo slips dating from the Warring States period (BC.476-BC.221) have been unearthed from an historic site in central China's Hunan province. Gao Chongwen, director of the archaeological institute of Beijing University, said the find was the largest of its kind and would offer more clues for archaeological research. Chinese archaeologists discovered the slips in a 16-meter deep well in an ancient city which was located at Liye village, Longshan county in Hunan,...