Archaeologists Were Excavating A Hidden Tomb When They Found The Body Of An Ancient Chinese Warlord

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In 2008 some workers were digging near the kiln where they plied their trade when they stumbled across an old stone tablet. Presumably hoping to profit from this apparently ancient artifact, they kept quiet about their find. But the men were caught, and astonishingly the tablets turned out to be from the tomb of one of China’s greatest warlords and leaders, Cao Cao, who ruled some 1,800 years ago.

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