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The great voyages of Zheng He [videorecording] : 1405-1433 / presented by Bureau for External Cultural Relations, Ministry of Culture, P.R. China, Shanghai New Culture Broadcast & TV Production Co., Ltd. ; producers, Ding Wei, Li Xin ; director, Wu Shiyou ; executive producers, Zhuang Lixiao, Shu Jianping, Zheng Wen
Bib ID 4551482
Format VideoVideo
Description China : A TV Documentary, [2007?] 
1 DVD (30 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in. 
Technical Details

DVD. 

Summary

Between 1405-1433, the emperor of China's Ming Dynasty sent seven large maritime expeditions to establish new trade routes and relations with other countries. At the helm of the fleets was a man who proved to be a great navigator and a charismatic diplomat, Zheng He. He led his fleets and their crew past incredibles challenges on the high seas and peacefully forged the way towards a new age of prosperous trade over the oceans.

Credits Director of photography, Wang Xiaojian, Zou Qin ; coordinator, He Ta ; production supervised by Center of International Cultural Exchange. 
Notes

Gift from Embassy of China.

Subjects Zheng, He, 1371-1433.  |  Explorers -- China -- Biography.  |  Discoveries in geography -- Chinese.  |  China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644.
Other authors/contributors Ding, Wei  |  Li, Xin  |  Wu, Shiyou  |  Zhuang, Lixiao  |  Shu, Jianping  |  Zheng, Wen  |  Wang, Xiaojian  |  Zou, Qin  |  He, Ta  |  Zhongguo guo ji wen hua jiao liu zhong xin  |  China. Ministry of Culture. Bureau for External Cultural Relations  |  Shanghai New Culture Broadcast & TV Production Co., Ltd

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