A series of fortifications built to prevent incursions from northern nomadic groups.
A traditional Chinese siheyuan is a building complex that surrounds a rectangular courtyard.
A sailing vessel with characteristic lugsails used for both military and trade purposes.
The prosperity of the eastern part of the Roman Empire started in the early 4th century, during the reign of Emperor Constantine.
The Buddhist pagoda of the six Harmonies is located in China, by the River Qiantang.
The Emperor of the vast Far-Eastern empire was the lord of life and death.
Designated as the first National Treasure of South Korea, the Namdaemun was one of the major gateways of Seoul's Medieval city walls.
An introduction to the relief and hydrography of China.
The primary duty of these Japanese warriors was to serve their feudal lords, even at the cost of their own lives.
The wearer of the armour found at the archaeological dig of the Issyk Kurgan in Kazakhstan was named the 'Golden man'.
The Forbidden City is one of the most magnificent and mysterious monuments of imperial China.
The legendary Mongol ruler Genghis Khan established a huge empire through his conquests.
One of Bangkok's most famous landmarks is the Temple of Dawn, in Thai language: Wat Arun Ratchawararam.
The dreaded warriors of the Mongol Empire helped to make it one of the largest empires in history.