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The life of mammals

Author: David AttenboroughMike Salisbury, (Documentary television producer)Alex GriffithsDan TapsterBritish Broadcasting Corporation.All authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, 2003.
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Introduces us 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  Read more...
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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: 703842944
Notes: Special features: Include behind-the-scenes featurettes, fact files, photo galleries, selections from the original score, and a music video.
Credits: Written by David Attenborough ; music composed by Dan Jones, Ben Salisbury ; researchers, Alex Griffiths, Dan Tapster.
Performer(s): Hosted by David Attenborough.
Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 500 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: V. 1. A winning design --
Insect hunters --
Plant predators --
v. 2. Chisellers --
Meat eaters --
Opportunists --
v. 3. Return to the water --
Life in the trees --
v. 4. Social climbers --
Food for thought.
Responsibility: by David Attenborough ; a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production ; series producer, Mike Salisburg.

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Introduces us 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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