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The Resource The life of mammals, by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg, (videorecording)

The life of mammals, by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg, (videorecording)

Label
The life of mammals
Title
The life of mammals
Statement of responsibility
by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces us to the most diverse group of animals ever to live on this planet. From the smallest to the largest, from the slowest to the fastest, from the least attractive to the most irresistable. Looks at 4,000 species, including ones that have outlived the dinosaurs and conquered the farthest places on Earth. Examine how their adaptations for finding food have had an effect on the way they socialize, mate and live
Summary
Explores the diversity of mammals around the world, including information on their habitats, their behavior, and their unusual evolutionary processes
Writing style
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
208658
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Attenborough, David
Credits note
Written by David Attenborough ; music composed by Dan Jones, Ben Salisbury ; researchers, Alex Griffiths, Dan Tapster
Dewey number
599
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
Hosted by David Attenborough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salisbury, Mike
  • Attenborough, David
  • Griffiths, Alex
  • Tapster, Dan
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Runtime
500
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mammals
  • Mammals
  • Mammals
  • Mammals
  • Documentary films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The life of mammals, by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (16:9); Region 1 encoding
  • Special features: Include behind-the-scenes featurettes, fact files, photo galleries, selections from the original score, and a music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Vol. 1. A winning design -- Insect hunters -- Plant predators -- Vol. 2. Chisellers -- Meat eaters -- Opportunists -- Vol. 3. Return to the water -- Life in the trees -- Vol. 4. Social climbers -- Food for thought
Control code
ocm51856499
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 500 min.)
Isbn
9780790779997
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051177322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E1773
  • E1780--E1783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7569
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The life of mammals, by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (16:9); Region 1 encoding
  • Special features: Include behind-the-scenes featurettes, fact files, photo galleries, selections from the original score, and a music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Vol. 1. A winning design -- Insect hunters -- Plant predators -- Vol. 2. Chisellers -- Meat eaters -- Opportunists -- Vol. 3. Return to the water -- Life in the trees -- Vol. 4. Social climbers -- Food for thought
Control code
ocm51856499
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 500 min.)
Isbn
9780790779997
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051177322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E1773
  • E1780--E1783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7569
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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