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The story of China / Maya Vision International ; with Michael Wood ; written and presented by Michael Wood ; producer, Rebecca Dobbs.

Wood, Michael, 1948- (screenwriter,, presenter,, narrator.). Dobbs, Rebecca, (television producer.). Branigan, Gerry, (editor of moving image work.). Nikolic, Aleksandar (Film editor), (editor of moving image work.). Davidson, Howard, (composer (expression)). Maya Vision International, (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.). Editors, Gerry Branigan, Aleksandar Nikolic ; music, Howard Davidson. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD 951 S887 s.1 d.1-2 (Text) 79361000104380 Adult Nonfiction DVDs Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch DVD 951 STORY (Text) 33946003216392 Nonfiction DVDs . 2nd Floor Checked out 08/28/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627899956
  • ISBN: 1627899952
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Wide screen.
Special features: Xi'an city walls; A crane and a goddess; Anyone for coffee?; The pleasures of filming; A noodle bar.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Episode 1: Ancestors ; Episode 2: Silk roads & China ships ; Episode 3: Golden age -- Disc 2. Episode 4: The Ming ; Episode 5: The last empire ; Episode 6: The age of revolution ; special features.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editors, Gerry Branigan, Aleksandar Nikolic ; music, Howard Davidson.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Michael Wood.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Originally broadcast on television in 2016.
Summary, etc.: Michael Wood embarks on a great historical adventure, exploring the stories, people and landscapes that have helped create China's distinctive character and genius over four thousand years.
Target Audience Note: TV-PG.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note: In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: China > History.
China > Civilization.
China > Description and travel.
China > Social life and customs.
China > Politics and government.
China > Economic conditions.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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