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The Resource Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica, BBC Video, (DVD)

Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica, BBC Video, (DVD)

Label
Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica
Title
Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica
Statement of responsibility
BBC Video
Title variation
BBC atlas of the natural world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Land of the eagle is the story of how North America was discovered is told through the eyes of the Native Americans and the European newcomers. A magnificent ensemble of paintings, photographs, wildlife films, and Native Americans voicing the words of their ancestors. In Spirits of the jaguar amid volcanoes, jungles, deserts, and reefs, we enter the legendarykingdoms of the Mayas and Aztecs where each creature, from monkey to snake, turtle to flamingo, is ruled by the all-powerful spirit of the jaguar
  • Wild South America explores the rich and unique wildlife that inhabits the diverse landscapes of the vast South American continent. Using new camera techniques, including infrared night vision cameras, rarely seen animals are revealed. Life in the freezer explores the Earth's coldest continent, Antarctica
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
560
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Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
0
Series statement
BBC atlas of the natural world
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  • North America
  • North America
  • North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Animals
  • Central America
  • Caribbean Area
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Mayas
  • Taino Indians
  • South America
  • Indians of South America
  • Natural history
  • Spanish language materials
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica, BBC Video, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Four landmark BBC series presenting the definitive portrait of the land, wildlife and peoples of the Western Hemisphere and Antarctica"--Container cover
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Land of the Eagle. disc 1. Episodes 1-4: The Great encounter -- Confronting the wilderness -- Conquering the swamps -- Across the Seas of Grass -- disc. 2. Episodes 5-8: Into the shining mountains -- Living on the edge -- The first and last frontier -- Searching for paradise -- Spirits of the Jaguar. [disc 3]. Episodes: The forging of a new world -- Forests of the Maya -- Hunters of the Caribbean Sea -- The fifth world of the Aztecs -- Wild South America. [discs 4-5]. disc 1. Episodes 1-4. Lost worlds -- Mighty Amazon -- The Great Plains -- The Andes -- disc 2. Amazon jungle -- Penguin shores -- Life in the freezer. [disc 6]. Episodes: The bountiful sea -- The ice retreats -- The race to breed -- The door closes -- The big freeze -- Footsteps in the snow
Control code
ocm76955305
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1055 min.)
Isbn
9781419840180
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051272621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76955305
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital, dual-layer, DVD-9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Atlas of the natural world, Western Hemisphere and Antarctica, BBC Video, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Four landmark BBC series presenting the definitive portrait of the land, wildlife and peoples of the Western Hemisphere and Antarctica"--Container cover
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Land of the Eagle. disc 1. Episodes 1-4: The Great encounter -- Confronting the wilderness -- Conquering the swamps -- Across the Seas of Grass -- disc. 2. Episodes 5-8: Into the shining mountains -- Living on the edge -- The first and last frontier -- Searching for paradise -- Spirits of the Jaguar. [disc 3]. Episodes: The forging of a new world -- Forests of the Maya -- Hunters of the Caribbean Sea -- The fifth world of the Aztecs -- Wild South America. [discs 4-5]. disc 1. Episodes 1-4. Lost worlds -- Mighty Amazon -- The Great Plains -- The Andes -- disc 2. Amazon jungle -- Penguin shores -- Life in the freezer. [disc 6]. Episodes: The bountiful sea -- The ice retreats -- The race to breed -- The door closes -- The big freeze -- Footsteps in the snow
Control code
ocm76955305
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 1055 min.)
Isbn
9781419840180
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051272621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76955305
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital, dual-layer, DVD-9
Video recording format
DVD

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