This three-disc set contains a six-hour documentary on the history of China in the 20th century. The DVD offers a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original aspect ratio. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, making it difficult to recommend this title to who does not already have an interest in the subject matter. This DVD may be of title to teachers in the classroom setting.