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Life stories

Author: David Attenborough; Julian Hector; BBC Radio 4.
Publisher: Bath [England] : BBC Audiobooks, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The complete BBC Radio 4 series written and presented by Sir David Attenborough featuring all twenty episodes about some of the strangest plants and creatures from around the world.
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Genre/Form: Radio programs
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; Julian Hector; BBC Radio 4.
ISBN: 9781408427446 1408427443
OCLC Number: 609757166
Notes: Compact discs.
Duration: 3:20:00.
Includes booklet with detailed programme notes.
Credits: Produced by Julian Hector for the BBC Natural History Unit.
Performer(s): Presented by David Attenborough.
Description: 3 audio discs (3 hr., 20 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
Contents: CD 1: Sloths --
Monstrous flowers --
Platypus --
Giant birds --
Songsters --
Bowerbirds --
Dragons --
CD 2: Archaeopteryx --
Salamander --
Birds of Paradise --
The serpent's stare --
Faking fossils --
Coelacanth --
Dodo --
CD 3: Tracks --
Birds' nest soup --
Adam's face --
Amber --
Large blue --
Collecting.
Responsibility: David Attenborough.

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One of the nation's most popular presenters examines twenty marvels of the natural world from his extraordinary and pioneering experiences.What was Sir David's first pet?  Read more...

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"his opening talk, about his affinity with the gently ruminant three-toed sloth, was pure delight" -- Daily Telegraph * Gillian Reynolds * "all the time the lilting, dancing voice is alight with Read more...

 
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