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Life on earth. Episode 8, Lords of the air

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.
Series: Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Naturalist David Attenborough describes the evolution of bird feathers as well as territorial behavior, courtship display, navigation, and migration of birds. At the end of the program he speculates on the extinction of the dinosaurs and why birds failed to inherit the earth.
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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: 17945240
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, Ron Martin, Alec Brown.
Cast: David Attenborough.
Target Audience: Intended audience: Junior high school through adults.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Other Titles: Lords of the air
Responsibility: BBC in association with Warner Brothers and Reiner Moritz Productions.

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Naturalist David Attenborough describes the evolution of bird feathers as well as territorial behavior, courtship display, navigation, and migration of birds. At the end of the program he speculates on the extinction of the dinosaurs and why birds failed to inherit the earth.

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