Secrets of the Forbidden City

Format: DVD 2017
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) TH1095.S433 2017x
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Carnegie Library of McKeesport DVD Non-Fiction DVD 951.156 Se25
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies DVD 951.156 Sec
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Northland Public Library Nonfiction 951.156 SE3 (DVD)
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Pleasant Hills Public Library Videos NF DVD Secrets of the Forbidden City
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Summary
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.
Additional Information
Subjects 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
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Nova (Television program)
Forbidden City
Contributors Bremner, Ian, 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.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Eric Meyers.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes Documentary.
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.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781531703462
1531703461
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