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Ancient city of the minorities:Old Town of Lijiang


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The Old Town of Lijiang, which is perfectly adapted to the uneven topography of this key commercial and strategic site, has retained a historic townscape of high quality and authenticity. Its architecture is noteworthy for the blending of elements from several cultures that have come together over many centuries. Lijiang also possesses an ancient water-supply system of great complexity and ingenuity that still functions effectively today.


on this subject: WHC documentation about this site


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Place/region: Lijiang, China, Asia and the Pacific
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Publisher: NHK; UNESCO TV
Coproducer/sponsor: UNESCO WHC
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Rights: NHK; UNESCO TV
 

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Original: Video.MOV
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: AVFONDS-NHK-03.0811
Rights holder: NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation
Additional info: MOV: B-roll; MPEG: Russian; Other versions: WMV