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The Resource Planet Earth, Deserts, producer, Huw Cordey ; a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill, (videorecording)

Planet Earth, Deserts, producer, Huw Cordey ; a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill, (videorecording)

Label
Planet Earth, Deserts
Title
Planet Earth
Title part
Deserts
Statement of responsibility
producer, Huw Cordey ; a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill
Title variation
Deserts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Voyage to the world's harshest environments and learn how life manages to keep a precarious hold in every desert. From the frigid expanses of Mongolia to the blistering craters of California's Death Valley, the program examines the incredible physical and behavioral adaptations that allow creatures to survive unimaginable conditions governed by sand storms, droughts, flash floods, and extreme temperatures
Member of
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Dave Pearce ; music composed by George Fenton
Dewey number
577.54
Intended audience
Grades 3-12
PerformerNote
Narrator, Sigourney Weaver
Runtime
42
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Planet Earth, Deserts, producer, Huw Cordey ; a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette; teacher's materials (on CD-ROM), including teacher's guides, writing prompts, animal guide, posters
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn262693713
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Education ed., widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 42 min.)
Isbn
9781602882645
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
743252203057
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)262693713
System details
DVD ; region 1; widescreen (16:9 anamorphic), 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Planet Earth, Deserts, producer, Huw Cordey ; a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette; teacher's materials (on CD-ROM), including teacher's guides, writing prompts, animal guide, posters
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn262693713
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Education ed., widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 42 min.)
Isbn
9781602882645
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
743252203057
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)262693713
System details
DVD ; region 1; widescreen (16:9 anamorphic), 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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