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Echo of the elephants : Echo of the elephants, the next generation

Author: Cynthia MossMarion ZunzDavid AttenboroughMartyn ColbeckJohn SparksAll authors
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Distributed by Questar Inc., ©2005.
Series: Nature with George Page (Television program)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Secondary (senior high) school : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Elephant expert Cynthia Moss is your guide to the daily dramas in the lives of grand matriarch Echo and her elephant herd that Moss has studied for more than 20 years in Kenya's Amboseli National Park. [The films] tell this remarkable story that includes mating struggles, difficult births, a baby elephant's first steps, mischievous calves, kidnappings, emotional reunions, and, occasionally, death at the hands of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Documentary television programs
Wildlife television programs
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Moss; Marion Zunz; David Attenborough; Martyn Colbeck; John Sparks; George Page; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); BBC Bristol (Firm)
ISBN: 1594641765 9781594641763
OCLC Number: 62100295
Language Note: Soundtrack in English.
Notes: Originally produced as episodes of the television program Nature between 1992 and 1996.
Credits: Echo of the elephants : Written by David Attenborough, Cynthia Moss ; scientific advisor, Cynthia Moss ; sound, Martyn Colbeck ; film editor, Martin Elsbury ; music composed by Henry Priestman ; Ely's theme by Garry Christian.
Echo ... next generation : Scientific consultation/writer, Cynthia Moss ; sound, Martyn Colbeck, Karen McComb ; film editor, Martin Elsbury ; music composed by Henry Priestman.
Performer(s): Both programs : Narrator, George Page.
Target Audience: Rating: TV-PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 0 ; standard (fullscreen) presentation.
Contents: Echo of the elephants (56 min. ; c1992, 1994) ; Echo of the elephants: the next generation (55 min., 1996).
Series Title: Nature with George Page (Television program)
Other Titles: Echo of the elephants, the next generation.
Nature (Television program).
Nature (Television program)
Responsibility: PBS ; BBC Bristol ; a co-production of Thirteen/WNET and BBC-TV ; For the BBC: Series producer, John Sparks ; For Nature: Executive producer, Fred Kaufman ; executive editor, George Page ; episode producers, Marion Zunz and John Sparks ; filmed and directed by Martyn Colbeck.

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"Elephant expert Cynthia Moss is your guide to the daily dramas in the lives of grand matriarch Echo and her elephant herd that Moss has studied for more than 20 years in Kenya's Amboseli National Park. [The films] tell this remarkable story that includes mating struggles, difficult births, a baby elephant's first steps, mischievous calves, kidnappings, emotional reunions, and, occasionally, death at the hands of a hunter."--Container.

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Echo of the Elephants

by Tom2718 (WorldCat user published 2016-03-10) Very Good Permalink

Echo of the Elephants

 

Echo is the name of the 45-year-old matriarch of a family of 15 females and their young.  Males leave at about age 14.  Males begin to mate at age 25 to 30; we see an 11-yr-old female giving birth.

Cynthia Moss follows the family from Feb....
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