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China in transition, 581-1279

Author: David Wright, (Director)N BartonRobert PowellGeoffrey BarracloughGeoffrey ParkerAll authors
Publisher: Falls Church, VA. : [Distributed by] Landmark Media Inc., [2003?], ©1984.
Series: World, a television history, 12.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After centuries of disunity Tan Chien proclaimed himself emperor of the Sui dynasty. Many engineering achievements - the grand canals, development of woodblock printing and headways in education making China the most literate of all pre-modern societies. The T'ang and Sung dynasties followed. --
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Genre/Form: DVD
Documentary television programs
Historical films
History
Nonfiction television programs
Television mini-series
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Wright, (Director); N Barton; Robert Powell; Geoffrey Barraclough; Geoffrey Parker; Network Television (Firm); Goldcrest Films and Television.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Landmark Media, Inc.
OCLC Number: 773256005
Notes: Based on the Times atlas of world history.
Originally presented as a TV series in 1984.
Credits: Narrated by Robert Powell ; VT editor, Nigel Hadley ; music arranged by Hans Zimmer.
Performer(s): Narrator, Robert Powell ; principal series consultant, Geoffrey Barraclough ; principl historian, Geoffrey Parker.
Description: 1 videodisc (26 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: World, a television history, 12.
Other Titles: World, a television history.
Times atlas of world history.
Responsibility: Network Television Production for Goldcrest and Channel Four ; director, David Wright ; executive producer, Nicholas Barton.

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After centuries of disunity Tan Chien proclaimed himself emperor of the Sui dynasty. Many engineering achievements - the grand canals, development of woodblock printing and headways in education making China the most literate of all pre-modern societies. The T'ang and Sung dynasties followed. --

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