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Argentina

Author: New Dimension Media, Inc.
Publisher: Chicago, IL : New Dimension Media, 2005.
Series: Beyond our borders.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Argentina's name derives from the Spanish word for "silver," which brought the early Europeans to this land, and we see why it is a country of still-untapped wealth. The stark, spectacular beauty of Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego wildernesses is contrasted with the somewhat faded but highly civilized ambience of the city of Buenos Aires. We experience the cultural and economic wealth of the pampas where the gaucho  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: New Dimension Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1595221298 9781595221292
OCLC Number: 129211368
Notes: Teacher's guide printed inside container.
Target Audience: Grades 6-10 & up.
Description: 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Series Title: Beyond our borders.
Responsibility: New Dimension Media.

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"Argentina's name derives from the Spanish word for "silver," which brought the early Europeans to this land, and we see why it is a country of still-untapped wealth. The stark, spectacular beauty of Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego wildernesses is contrasted with the somewhat faded but highly civilized ambience of the city of Buenos Aires. We experience the cultural and economic wealth of the pampas where the gaucho still rides herd. The diverse peoples and terrains of this remote country are revealed"--Container.

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