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Modern Marvels. The Great Wall of China

Author: A & E Television Networks, LLC.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
One of the wonders of the ancient and modern worlds, the Great Wall's history is shrouded in tales of bloodshed, sorrow, and madness. This episode of Modern Marvels seeks de-mystify the building of what is said to be the longest manmade construction on earth.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
A & E Television Networks, LLC., 1997
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: A & E Television Networks, LLC.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 800996156
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 19, 2011.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 6 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Contents: Symbol of Oppression (2:02) --
The Legendary Wall (3:29) --
The Land of the Sleeping Dragon (5:14) --
Ruler Qin Shihuangdi (3:21) --
The Demon Barrier (3:57) --
The Longest Cemetery on Earth (3:25) --
Emperor's Terracotta Army (4:08) --
Mongolian Empire (4:23) --
Wan Li's Wall (2:37) --
A Kingdom of Barbarians (3:15) --
Brief Restoration of Great Wall (3:12) --
Sense of National Identity (4:29) --
Credits: Modern Marvels: Great Wall of China (1:00).
Other Titles: Great Wall of China
Modern marvels (Television program)
Responsibility: A & E Television Networks, LLC.
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One of the wonders of the ancient and modern worlds, the Great Wall's history is shrouded in tales of bloodshed, sorrow, and madness. This episode of Modern Marvels seeks de-mystify the building of what is said to be the longest manmade construction on earth.

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