Destiny Determined: Power and Ritual in Asia DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC773770
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 54
Copyright: 2004

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Learn about the history, culture, and people of China and Japan. Segments take students traveling across time and continents for a close-up look at these ancient nations.
  • Behind the Great Wall: Explores the history of the Great Wall of China and the Dynasty of Qin Shi Huangdi.
  • Story of the Silk Road: Examines the history of the Silk Road, trade, and the Han Dynasty.
  • Secrets of the Samurai: Looks into the science and technology of Samurai sword making and the history of Japanese ritual.
  • Between Two Cultures: Japanese in America: Introduces Japanese students living in America and the problems they encounter in embracing two cultures.
Through historical documentation and modern-day accounts, students learn how China and Japan have endured, changed, and established their roles in today's world.