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Zi jin cheng = Forbidden city : the great within

Author: Discovery Channel Pictures in association with Maroon Productions ; Totem Film Productions. ; ; Rod Steiger; May Holdsworth; Maroon Productions,; Discovery Channel (Firm),
Publisher: [Bethesda, Maryland] : Discovery Communications, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program explores the history of imperial China through its symbolic heart: Beijing, the "Forbidden City." The program presents a visually stunning tour of the hub of the world's oldest bureaucracy and center for all Chinese government, a city containing schools, temples, theaters, exquisite gardens, and 240 acres of palaces. Period paintings, etchings, archival material and readings from 1,000 years of Imperial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Historical reenactments (Television programs)
Television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Discovery Channel Pictures in association with Maroon Productions ; Totem Film Productions. ; ; Rod Steiger; May Holdsworth; Maroon Productions,; Discovery Channel (Firm),
OCLC Number: 73244156
Notes: Originally produced in 1995.
Credits: Executive directors, Tim Cowling, Anthony Geffen, Greg Moyer ; writer-researcher, May Holdsworth ; cinematographer, Zhao Fei ; editor, Terry Bennell ; music, Richard Harvey.
Performer(s): Narrator: Rod Steiger.
Yu Liwen, Chen Ling, Hu Chunhua, Chen Li, Gang Suo, Huo Jingyuan, Zhang Zhengyuan, Li Huiying.
Description: 1 videodisc (51 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC.
Other Titles: Forbidden city, the great within
Responsibility: Discovery Channel Pictures in association with Maroon Productions ; Totem Film Productions.

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This program explores the history of imperial China through its symbolic heart: Beijing, the "Forbidden City." The program presents a visually stunning tour of the hub of the world's oldest bureaucracy and center for all Chinese government, a city containing schools, temples, theaters, exquisite gardens, and 240 acres of palaces. Period paintings, etchings, archival material and readings from 1,000 years of Imperial diaries complement this unprecedented access to a capital long closed to the outside world.

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