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The life of birds

Author: David Attenborough; Mike Salisbury; British Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); CBS Fox Video.
Publisher: [UK] : BBC Bristol : BBC Video ; [USA] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment [distributor] : CBS/Fox Video, [1999], ©1998.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David Attenborough journeys across seven continents filming thousands of species of birds, revealing their patterns of behavior.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
Nature television programs
Documentary television programs
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; Mike Salisbury; British Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); CBS Fox Video.
OCLC Number: 41583962
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released in 1998 as a television series of ten episodes.
Credits: Written and presented by David Attenborough; Executive producer: Mike Salisbury; Music specially composed by Steven Faux and Ian Butcher.
Performer(s): Hosted by David Attenborough.
Description: 5 videocassettes (504 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; Hi-fi Stereo.
Contents: episode 1. To fly or not to fly? episode 2. The mastery of flight --
episode 3. The insatiable appetite. episode 4. Meat-eaters --
episode 5. Fishing for a living. episode 6. Signals and songs --
episode 7. Finding partners. episode 8. The demands of the egg --
episode 9. The problems of parenthood. episode 10. The limits of endurance.
Responsibility: by David Attenborough ; executive producer, Mike Salisbury ; produced in association with PBS.

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David Attenborough journeys across seven continents filming thousands of species of birds, revealing their patterns of behavior.

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