The Resource Modern Marvels, China's Great Dam, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource video)

Modern Marvels, China's Great Dam, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource video)

Label
Modern Marvels, China's Great Dam
Title
Modern Marvels
Title part
China's Great Dam
Statement of responsibility
A&E Television Networks, LLC
Title variation
China's Great Dam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Three Gorges Dam project on China's Yangtze River is the largest ongoing civil engineering project in the world today and is characterized by some as "the eighth wonder of the world". This episode chronicles the extraordinary feats of engineering that made Three Gorges Dam possible
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Modern marvels (Television program)
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
45
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  • Hydrology
  • Water
  • China
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Technique
live action
Label
Modern Marvels, China's Great Dam, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource video)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://avod.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=20017&xtid=42806
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 14, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: History Channel (1:23) -- Intro: Modern Marvels: China's Great Dam (0:47) -- The Eighth Wonder of the World (1:56) -- The Yangtze River - China's Lifeline (1:53) -- Wonders of the Yangtze River (2:57) -- American Dams (3:04) -- Electricity from the Great Dam (2:57) -- Dujiangyan Flood Control and Irrigation System (3:32) -- Dujiangyan Project (2:46) -- Construction Begins - Three Gorges Dam (3:21) -- Planning the Three Gorges Dam (1:29) -- A Comparison of Dams (2:26) -- Tragedy Strikes Again - Flood of 1954 (1:00) -- The Gezhouba Dam (2:25) -- Minimizing Environmental Impact (2:23) -- Costs of Three Gorges Dam (2:24) -- Labor of China's Great Dam (1:23) -- Three Phase Diversion Techniques (1:47) -- Finalizing the Dam (3:02) -- Hope for a People (1:52) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: China's Great Dam (0:55)
Control code
100042806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color, digital file.
Publisher number
42806
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100042806
  • (Sirsi) 100042806
  • 100042806
  • (OCoLC)811356400
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
Modern Marvels, China's Great Dam, A&E Television Networks, LLC, (electronic resource video)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://avod.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=20017&xtid=42806
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 14, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: History Channel (1:23) -- Intro: Modern Marvels: China's Great Dam (0:47) -- The Eighth Wonder of the World (1:56) -- The Yangtze River - China's Lifeline (1:53) -- Wonders of the Yangtze River (2:57) -- American Dams (3:04) -- Electricity from the Great Dam (2:57) -- Dujiangyan Flood Control and Irrigation System (3:32) -- Dujiangyan Project (2:46) -- Construction Begins - Three Gorges Dam (3:21) -- Planning the Three Gorges Dam (1:29) -- A Comparison of Dams (2:26) -- Tragedy Strikes Again - Flood of 1954 (1:00) -- The Gezhouba Dam (2:25) -- Minimizing Environmental Impact (2:23) -- Costs of Three Gorges Dam (2:24) -- Labor of China's Great Dam (1:23) -- Three Phase Diversion Techniques (1:47) -- Finalizing the Dam (3:02) -- Hope for a People (1:52) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: China's Great Dam (0:55)
Control code
100042806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color, digital file.
Publisher number
42806
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100042806
  • (Sirsi) 100042806
  • 100042806
  • (OCoLC)811356400
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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