Emperor Qin Shi Huang (259 BC - 210 BC) fascinates people when they talk about the Great Wall and the Terracotta Warriors and Horses - his two greatest achievements to China. As the first emperor of China, he indeed has a profound influence on Chinese history and culture.
So you went to the local museum and saw The Terracotta Warriors? See the real thing in Xi'An, China. You'll be amazed at the size and detail of the thousands of clay warriors uncovered here. It boggles the mind. Visit http://www.travelnasia.com/china/xian-china-destination-guide/ for more details.