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The Resource The power to predict : Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven, written, edited & directed by Terry Bennell

The power to predict : Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven, written, edited & directed by Terry Bennell

Label
The power to predict : Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven
Title
The power to predict
Title remainder
Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven
Statement of responsibility
written, edited & directed by Terry Bennell
Title variation
Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this program, Dr. Sun Xiaochun and others consider the roles of astronomy and astrology in China as they relate to the Mandate of Heaven: the belief that the power to rule derived from the power to predict the future." -- Container
Member of
Cataloging source
MNT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Mike Shrimpton ; music by Richard Harvey and Steve Baker
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Shrapnel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1953 May 1-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bennell, Terry
  • Harvey, Richard
  • Shrapnel, John
  • Baker, Steve
Runtime
58
Series statement
China, the dragon's ascent
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy, Ancient
  • Christianity
  • Calendar, Chinese
  • China
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
The power to predict : Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven, written, edited & directed by Terry Bennell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences: ffh 32959
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55031523
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ffh 32959
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: Public performance rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The power to predict : Chinese astronomy and the mandate of heaven, written, edited & directed by Terry Bennell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences: ffh 32959
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55031523
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ffh 32959
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: Public performance rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD

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