Like the Great Wall of China, but alive
February 18, 2003 11:03 AM Subscribe
The Great Hedge of India
was over 1500 miles long in the mid-1800s, manned by 12,000 guards (for tax purposes), and totally forgotten until an Englishman spent three years tracking its history. A fascinating travel / history / detective story.
posted by LeLiLo (16 comments total)