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Secrets of the Forbidden City [videorecording] / 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.
[Alexandria, Virginia] : PBS, 
[Alexandria, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, 
PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction
1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo rda
widescreen fullscreen rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Narrator, Eric Meyers.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2017.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 54 minutes.
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.
Forbidden City (Beijing, China) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Design and construction.
Earthquake resistant design -- China -- Beijing -- History.
Earthquake engineering -- China -- Beijing -- History.
Palaces -- China -- Beijing -- Design and construction -- History.
Beijing (China) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Design and construction -- History.
Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Bremner, Ian, television director, television producer.
Meyers, Eric, 1959- narrator.
Lion Television Ltd., production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
ARTE France, production company.
China Intercontinental Communication Center, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Nova (Television program)
NV61706 PBS Distribution
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