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The life of mammals

Author: David AttenboroughMike Salisbury, (Documentary television producer)Alex GriffithsDan TapsterBritish Broadcasting Corporation.All authors
Publisher: [England?] : BBC Worldwide Americas : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces viewers to the most diverse group of animals ever to live on this planet. From the smallest to the largest, from the slowest to the fastest, from the least attractive to the most irresistible. Looks at 4,000 species, including ones that have outlived the dinosaurs and conquered the farthest places on Earth. Examine how their adaptations for finding food have had an effect on the way they socialize, mate  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Wildlife television programs
Nature television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; Mike Salisbury, (Documentary television producer); Alex Griffiths; Dan Tapster; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Discovery Channel (Firm); BBC Video (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419860712 9781419860713
OCLC Number: 255591899
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast on television 2002-2003.
Special features include: behind-the-scenes featurettes, fact files, photo galleries, selections from the original score, and a music video.
Credits: Music, Dan Jones, Ben Salisbury ; researchers, Alex Griffiths, Dan Tapster.
Performer(s): Host, David Attenborough.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 500 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (16:9 enhanced) (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo 2.0.
Contents: disc 1. episode 1. A winning design ; episode 2. Insect hunters ; episode 3. Plant predators --
disc 2. episode 4. Chisellers ; episode 5. Meat eaters ; episode 6. Opportunists --
disc 3. episode 7. Return to the water ; episode 8. Life in the trees --
disc 4. episode 9. Social climbers ; episode 10. Food for thought.
Other Titles: Life of mammals (Television program)
Responsibility: hosted by David Attenborough ; [written] by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg.

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Introduces viewers to the most diverse group of animals ever to live on this planet. From the smallest to the largest, from the slowest to the fastest, from the least attractive to the most irresistible. Looks at 4,000 species, including ones that have outlived the dinosaurs and conquered the farthest places on Earth. Examine how their adaptations for finding food have had an effect on the way they socialize, mate and live.

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