Zhong yang dian shi tai (Beijing, China)
Most widely held works about Zhong yang dian shi tai (Beijing, China)
Most widely held works by Zhong yang dian shi tai (Beijing, China)
The silk road ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
A panoramic tour examining the world's most historic and inaccessible locations, Silk Road escorts the viewer on the ancient path travelled by Marco Polo, linking the riches of China with the European markets of the Middle Ages.
Sesame Street. Big Bird in China ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Big Bird's desire to find the legendary Chinese phoenix leads him and Barkley the Dog to China. They visit with Chinese schoolchildren, watch a tai ji demonstration, learn some Chinese words and songs, and meet the mischievous Monkey King, a traditional Chinese children's hero.
The art-gallery in the desert ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Tour the Ma-gao Caves at Dun-Huang--over 500 caves, more than 30 miles in length, with 3,000 murals and statues--in the middle of the Gobi Desert. Dating from 366 AD, and encompassing the art styles of Greece, India and the many dynasties of China, these hand-tunneled caves are a tour-de-force of religious art.
Glories of ancient Chang-an ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Visit modern-day Xi-an, formerly Chang-an, the starting point of the Silk Road and the world's largest city when it was capital of Tan Dynasty China in the 7th century. See the clay army of Emperor Qin Huang Di, the sculptures of Emperor Gao-zong's tomb, enter a Buddhist temple, climb the Great Wall, and examine the underground murals of Princess Yong-tai.
A thousand kilometres beyond the Yellow River ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Leave Xi-an and cross the Yellow River on a goat-skin raft. Visit the giant Buddha at Bing-li-si, traverse the forbidding He-xi Corridor, stroll the streets of the citadel town of Zhang-ye, and visit the Nie-pan Buddha, already 200 years old when Marco Polo lived there in the fourteenth century.
In search of the Kingdom of Loulan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Learn of the lost kingdom of Lou-lan, which vanished into the sands of the Taklamakan Desert when the nearby lake Lop Nor moved away. Find relics of the Silk Road from over a millenium ago.
The dark castle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Explores the ghost castle of Khara-khoto, 250 miles from the oasis of Jiu-chang in the Gobi Desert. This legendary city was obliterated from the face of the Earth by Ghengis Khan. Later unearthed by the Russian explorer Koslov, who took its artworks to the Hermitage, it remains empty today as local citizens consider the ground to be cursed.
Across the Taklamakan Desert ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Visit the ancient Buddhist city of Miran, meet the Uighurs of the oasis town of Cherchen, cross the Taklamakan Desert, and stumble into the ruins of Niya.
Inside the Forbidden City 500 years of wonder, history and power ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Photographed completely in high definition, this epic series captures the complete history of the Forbidden City, surrounding the spectacular Chinese Imperial Palace. For five centuries it served as the home of 24 Emperors and their households, as well as the ceremonial and political center of Chinese government. This documentary explores the emperors, their politics, conflicts, its people and the vast majesty of the surviving buildings.
Meishu : travels in Chinese art ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
This landmark three-part series combines art history and travelogue and features a remarkable journey through China.
Khotan oasis of silk and jade ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Tour the Kun-lun mountains where jade has been mined for over two thousand years; join the search for the rediscovery of Dandan Oilik, the great Buddhist temple city; watch the silk dance of the Xin-Yu Song and Dance Troupe; and wander a Sunday market in Khotan.
Through the Tian Shan Mountains by rail ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A 300 mile journey from the oasis city of Turfan to Korla. The entire caravan including camels boards a train for the trip through the Gobi Desert and beyond the Tian Shan Mountain range.
The great step forward China women in the 20th century ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
A two-part look at how Chinese women broke with their age-old traditions of subservience and prejudice to confront issues and agitate for reforms in the 20th century.
Two roads to the Pamirs ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Enter the oasis town of Kashgar in time to celebrate the end of Ramadan, the Muslim month of fasting. Watch master craftsmen apply their skills to woodworking, textiles and jewelry. See the Buddhist caves at San-Xian-Dong, the oldest Buddhist ruins in China. Stand on "The roof of the world", the Pamir plateau between three great mountain ranges. Join a Tajik wedding party and enter the ancient Taskgurkan castle.
Journey into music south through the Tian Shan Mountains ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A tour to the Pearl of the Desert at the edge of the Taklamakan; through Tien-men-quan, the most formidable mountain pass in the world; Subashi Castle; the legendary Kuntura Thousand Buddha caves; Salt River Canyon; Kysil Caves; shop with Uighurs at their outdoor marketplace and enjoy a wedding ceremony and learn about their traditions and customs.
A heat-wave called Turfan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A visit to Turfan, a part of China once called the land of fire, located between the Tian-Shan mountains and the Taklamakan Desert; the Fire Mountains; Thousand Buddha Caves; and the Jiao-he Castle.
Where horses fly like the wind ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Cross the Tian Shan Mountains and meet the Kazakhs, commonly referred to as Cossacks; visit the Western Land, home to the legendary Heavenly Horses ridden by Genghis Khan; and enter the no-man's land between the Chinese and Soviet border.
From Confucius to Mao ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
After illustrating how a combination of laws, customs, and Confucian philosophy had reduced Chinese women to chattels, this program examines in detail the turning points from the late 19th through mid 20th centuries that paved the way for a complete reversal in Chinese women's status. Remarkable vintage film and fascinating interviews with women whose lives have spanned the 20th century provide evidence of and insights into the harmful practices of foot-binding, arranged marriages, and polygamy; the postiive impact of the Dowager Empress, Sun Yat-sen, Mao Zedong, and China's first feminist, Qiu Jin; and the salutary effects of female education and Ibesn's A doll's house.
Canal boat to history ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
This program delves into the problems of communication caused by China's vast size and diversity of landscape, and shows how this has been reflected in Chinese art through the ages. From Shanghai, Edmund Capon journeys north, to the very cradle of Chinese civilization. He explores the three peaks of Chinese culture: the Bronze Age, the Han Dynasty, and the Tang Dynasty and looks at their distinctive artistic achievements.
中华人文地理志八闽文化. 一 = China culture & geography ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Antiquities Art, Chinese Asia--Gobi Desert Asia--Khara Khoto (Extinct city) Asia--Loulan (Extinct city) Asia--Silk Road Big Bird (Fictitious character) Biography China China--Beijing China--Dunhuang Caves China--Takla Makan Desert China--Yellow River Chinese language Civilization Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Drama Feature films Films Forbidden City (Beijing, China) History Japan Juvenile works Kings and rulers Manners and customs Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai Nonfiction films Nonfiction television programs Olympic Games Palaces Political science Polo, Marco,--1254-1323? Sex discrimination against women Television broadcasting Television broadcasting of news Television broadcasting policy Television plays, Chinese Television programs Television programs Tien Shan Trade routes Travel Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women Women--Social conditions Zhong yang dian shi tai (Beijing, China)
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