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The Living planet. Episode 8, Sweet fresh water

Author: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Video.; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.
Publisher: New York : Ambrose Video Pub. [distributor], ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Host David Attenborough follows the Amazon River, the world's largest river system, from its source in the Peruvian Andes to its hugh coastal delta in Brazil. Great waterfalls such as the Angel Falls in Venezuela and Iguassu in Brazil demonstrate the power of rivers to shape the landscape.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Video.; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.
OCLC Number: 18092441
Notes: "The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Classics Project."
Videocassette release of the 1984 production.
Dates vary: on cassette, c1984; publicity material, c1988.
Credits: Photography, Martin Saunders, Hugh Maynard, Hugh Miles, Maurice Krafft; graphic designer, Margaret Perry; film editor, David Barrett; music, Elizabeth Parker.
Performer(s): David Attenborough.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (55 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Sweet fresh water
Responsibility: by David Attenborough ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Video ; producer, Ned Kelly.

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Host David Attenborough follows the Amazon River, the world's largest river system, from its source in the Peruvian Andes to its hugh coastal delta in Brazil. Great waterfalls such as the Angel Falls in Venezuela and Iguassu in Brazil demonstrate the power of rivers to shape the landscape.

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