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Congo : the natural world : spirits of the forest

Author: Neil NightingaleBrian LeithMike Salisbury, (Documentary television producer)Owen NewmanBen SalisburyAll authors
Publisher: [London] : BBC Worldwide ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2007.
Series: BBC atlas of the natural world.; Natural world.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen [ed.]
Database:WorldCat
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Congo : "To the west of the Serengeti and Lake Victoria, beyond the misty mountains of the Rift Valley, lies the second largest river system on earth: the Congo. This vast arena -- the size of Europe -- is home to an array of wildlife richer and more varied than any other region of Africa, and yet is hardly known. Today, parts of the Congo still remain inhospitable and virutally inaccessible."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Nightingale; Brian Leith; Mike Salisbury, (Documentary television producer); Owen Newman; Ben Salisbury; John Lynch; Andrew Sachs; British Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.; Discovery Channel (Firm); 2 Entertain (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Scorer Associates.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419849387 9781419849381
OCLC Number: 174494923
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally presented as television programs in 1987 (Madagascar) and 2001 (Congo).
Credits: Madagascar: written and produced by Mike Salisbury ; photographed and directed by Owen Newman ; film editor, Colin Cradock ; music, Ben Salisbury.
Congo: written and produced by Brian Leith ; editor, David Thrasher ; music, Ben Salisbury.
Performer(s): Madagascar: narrator, Andrew Sachs.
Congo: narrator, John Lynch.
Description: 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Dolby Digital, 16x9 anamorphic widescreen.
Contents: Spirits of the forest: Madagascar --
Congo: The river that swallows all rivers --
Spirits of the forest --
Footprints in the forest. Disc 3: Madagascar ; Congo, episode 1 (photography, Doug Allan, Mark Gottlieb, Philip Savoie, Philip Sharpe, Gavin Thurston) ; Congo, episode 2 (photography, Martyn Colbeck, Gil Domb, Mike Fox, Mark Gottlieb, Gavin Thurston) ; Congo, episode 3 (photography, Gil Domb, Mike Fox, Mark Gottlieb, Chris Openshaw, Philip Savoie, Gavin Thurston).
Series Title: BBC atlas of the natural world.; Natural world.
Other Titles: Madagascar
Spirits of the forest
Natural world
BBC atlas of the natural world.
Responsibility: 2 Entertain ; A BBC-TV production in association with WNET 13 New York ; a Scorer Associates Limited production for BBC and Discovery ; executive producer, Neil Nightingale.

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Congo : "To the west of the Serengeti and Lake Victoria, beyond the misty mountains of the Rift Valley, lies the second largest river system on earth: the Congo. This vast arena -- the size of Europe -- is home to an array of wildlife richer and more varied than any other region of Africa, and yet is hardly known. Today, parts of the Congo still remain inhospitable and virutally inaccessible."--Container.

Spirits of the Forest: Madagascar : "This ... special examines the landscape and wildlife of Madagascar, a treasure house of weird and wonderful wildlife."--Container.

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