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Web Links

Virtual Field Trips

  1. North Korea (Boston Globe photos, Sept. 2008)
  2. MSNBC Travel Photos: Beijing, Kyoto, Silk Road, more?


  1. Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion: Made over a period of ten years, this film takes a look at the political and social standing of Tibet today.
  2. Wild China: This six-part series will give you a stunning look at the wildlife and land of China.
  3. Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire: Japan was once a country closed off from much of the outside world, and through this documentary you’ll learn about that hidden past.
  4. Amongst White Clouds: Edward A. Burger journeys into the hidden lives of China’s forgotten Zen Buddhist hermit tradition through this film.
  5. Japanorama: This documentary series explores many facets of the pop culture of Japan.

* Some are free, others are probably available through a college library (Source)

Chapter 4.3 Errata