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Life on earth. Episode 3, The first forests

Author: David AttenboroughBritish Broadcasting Corporation.Warner Bros.Reiner Moritz Productions.John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.All authors
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Films Inc. [distributor], ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Naturalist David Attenborough traces the movement and adaptation of algae and moss-like plants from a water environment to the land. Also uses microphotography to reveal unsuspected details in mosses, liverworts, ferns, cycads, and conifers.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Warner Bros.; Reiner Moritz Productions.; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.; Films Incorporated.
OCLC Number: 17944706
Notes: "The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Classics Project."
Videocassette release of the 1978 production.
Dates vary: on cassette, c1978; publicity material, c1988.
Credits: Film editors, Alec Brown, Ron Martin ; music composed by Edward Williams, conducted by Marcus Dods ; photography, Maurice Fisher, Peter Parks, Mantis Wildlide Films ; production team, Richard Brock, John Sparks, Neil Cleminson, Michael Salisbury, Keith Hopkins ; photography, Maurice Fisher, Peter Parks.
Target Audience: Intended audience: Junior high school through adults.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: First forests
Responsibility: BBC in association with Warner Bros. and Reiner Moritz Productions.

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Naturalist David Attenborough traces the movement and adaptation of algae and moss-like plants from a water environment to the land. Also uses microphotography to reveal unsuspected details in mosses, liverworts, ferns, cycads, and conifers.

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