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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.). Maya Vision International, (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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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: Ming ; Episode 5: Last empire ; Episode 6: 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:
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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