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The Resource Secrets of the Forbidden City, a Nova production by Lion Television for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with Channel 4, ARTE France and China Intercontinental Communication Center ; produced and directed by Ian Bremner, (videorecording)

Secrets of the Forbidden City, a Nova production by Lion Television for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with Channel 4, ARTE France and China Intercontinental Communication Center ; produced and directed by Ian Bremner, (videorecording)

Label
Secrets of the Forbidden City
Title
Secrets of the Forbidden City
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production by Lion Television for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with Channel 4, ARTE France and China Intercontinental Communication Center ; produced and directed by Ian Bremner
Title variation
Nova
Contributor
Film distributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a laboratory, a team of engineers create a replica of Beijing's Forbidden City to uncover the secrets underlying its ability to withstand earthquakes over the centuries
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
951.15603
Intended audience
E
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Narrator, Eric Meyers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bremner, Ian.
  • Meyers, Eric
  • ARTE France
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • China Intercontinental Communication Center
  • Lion Television Ltd
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
54
Series statement
Nova
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forbidden City (Beijing, China)
  • Earthquake engineering
  • Earthquake resistant design
  • Palaces
  • Beijing (China)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Secrets of the Forbidden City, a Nova production by Lion Television for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with Channel 4, ARTE France and China Intercontinental Communication Center ; produced and directed by Ian Bremner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova
  • Program content: ©2017
  • "SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--container
  • Wide screen
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 minutes)
Isbn
9781531703462
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887035194
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
NV61706
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02027001
  • 875780
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Secrets of the Forbidden City, a Nova production by Lion Television for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with Channel 4, ARTE France and China Intercontinental Communication Center ; produced and directed by Ian Bremner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova
  • Program content: ©2017
  • "SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--container
  • Wide screen
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 minutes)
Isbn
9781531703462
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887035194
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
NV61706
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02027001
  • 875780
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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