Discover the ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years. Discover how the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.
Forbidden City (Beijing, China)
-- Buildings, structures, etc.
-- Design and construction.
Earthquake resistant design -- China -- Beijing -- History.
Earthquake engineering -- China -- Beijing -- History.
Palaces -- China -- Beijing -- Design and construction -- History.
Beijing (China) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Design and construction -- History.
Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Alexandria, Virginia] :2017
|Other Titles|| Nova (Television program)
television director, television producer.
Meyers, Eric, 1959- narrator.
Lion Television Ltd., production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
ARTE France, production company.
Wu zhou chuan bo chu ban she, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Narrator, Eric Meyers.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2017.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 54 minutes.
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.