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Title:
The silk road
Author:
Tamai, Isao.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[New York] : Central Park Media, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
3 videodiscs (630 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
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.
General Note:
10th anniversary limited ed.

Videodisc release of a 1990-1992 production.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Contents:
pt. 1. Glories of ancient Chang-An -- A thousand kilometers beyond the Yellow River -- The art gallery in the desert -- The dark castle -- pt. 2. In search of the kingdom of Lou-Lan -- Across the Taklamakan Desert -- Khotan, oasis of silk and jade -- A heat wave called Turfan -- pt. 3. Through the Tian Shan Mountains by rail -- Journey into music : south through the Tian Shan Mountains -- Where horses fly like the wind -- Two roads to the Pamirs.
Reading Level:
Unrated.
Personal Subject:
Subject Term:
Added Title:
Glories of ancient Chang-An.

A thousand kilometers beyond the Yellow River.

The art gallery in the desert.

The dark castle.

In search of the kingdom of Lou-Lan.

Across the Taklamakan Desert.

Khotan, oasis of silk and jade.

A heat wave called Turfan.

Through the Tian Shan Mountains by rail.

Journey into music.

Where horses fly like the wind.

Two roads to the Pamirs.
ISBN:
9781586640057
Format :
DVD

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The story of the Silk Road: follow the path of Marco Polo, traveling the ancient route between China and Europe upon which untold riches flowed. Contains all 12 episodes.


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