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Light of the Himalaya

Author: Michael BrownDavid D'AngeloMitchell ScottGeoff TabinSanduk RuitAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Rush HD, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documents the efforts of Dr. Geoff Tabin and his Himalayan Cataract Project team as they perform cataract surgery on the indigenous people of the Khumbu region of Nepal who would have otherwise lost their sight. Also includes footage of Peter Athans as he attempts to scale the highest unclimed peak in the region.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Brown; David D'Angelo; Mitchell Scott; Geoff Tabin; Sanduk Ruit; Peter Athans; Conrad Anker; B D Wong; Rush HD Channel.; North Face (Firm); Serac Adventure Films.
OCLC Number: 259999685
Notes: Documentary.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television series The North face expeditions on the Rush HD channel.
Credits: Music, Kip Kuepper ; camera, Michael Brown, John Griber, David D'Angelo, Jon Kloberdanz.
Cast: Geoff Tabin, Sanduk Ruit, Peter Athans, Conrad Anker.
Performer(s): Narrator: B.D. Wong.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 71 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, stereo, Dobly 5.1.
Other Titles: North face expeditions (Television program)
Responsibility: [presented by] Rush HD and the North Face ; Serac Adventure Films ; a film by Michael Brown ; director/editor, Michael Brown ; producer, David D'Angelo ; written by Mitchell Scott.

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Documents the efforts of Dr. Geoff Tabin and his Himalayan Cataract Project team as they perform cataract surgery on the indigenous people of the Khumbu region of Nepal who would have otherwise lost their sight. Also includes footage of Peter Athans as he attempts to scale the highest unclimed peak in the region.

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