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The Resource Canadian steel, Chinese grit : [the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad], Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China and the China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation in cooperation with David See-Chai Lam Centre for International Communication, Simon Fraser University, and the Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ; written and directed by Karin Lee, (videorecording)

Canadian steel, Chinese grit : [the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad], Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China and the China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation in cooperation with David See-Chai Lam Centre for International Communication, Simon Fraser University, and the Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ; written and directed by Karin Lee, (videorecording)

Label
Canadian steel, Chinese grit : [the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad]
Title
Canadian steel, Chinese grit
Title remainder
[the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad]
Statement of responsibility
Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China and the China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation in cooperation with David See-Chai Lam Centre for International Communication, Simon Fraser University, and the Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ; written and directed by Karin Lee
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Re-creates, re-examines and rethinks an important chapter of Canadian history with respect to the contributions of the Chinese railroad workers in building the Canadian Pacific Railway. Explores the role of the descendants of these workers in politics, the economy and culture of Canada's multi-ethnic society
Cataloging source
VT2
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
971/.004951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Karin
  • Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China
  • China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of British Columbia
Runtime
48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Company
  • Railroad construction workers
  • Foreign workers, Chinese
  • Railroads
  • Chinese Canadians
  • Chinese
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Canadian steel, Chinese grit : [the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad], Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China and the China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation in cooperation with David See-Chai Lam Centre for International Communication, Simon Fraser University, and the Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ; written and directed by Karin Lee, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (48 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital, sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn723441208
  • (OCoLC)723441208
System details
DVD format ; Dolby Digital 2
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Canadian steel, Chinese grit : [the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad], Sino-Foreign Who's Who Research Association of China and the China Railway Commission for the Next Working Generation in cooperation with David See-Chai Lam Centre for International Communication, Simon Fraser University, and the Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ; written and directed by Karin Lee, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (48 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital, sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn723441208
  • (OCoLC)723441208
System details
DVD format ; Dolby Digital 2
Video recording format
DVD

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