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Peking earthquake

Title
Peking earthquake
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:01:47
Description
Interview with Briton Steven Fitzgerald in which he gives an recount of the earthquake which affected Peking. He recalls what happened, what he thought and felt, and the length of the earthquake. It is not clear whether he is referring to the major earthquake that hit the city on 28/07/76 or the lesser tremors that followed. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Steven Fitzgerald
Keywords
Earthquakes; China; Natural disasters; Peking; Steven Fitzgerald

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