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The Marsupials

Author: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Warner Bros.; Films Incorporated.; Penn Communications.
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Films Inc. ; Erie, Pa. : Distributed exclusively by Penn Communications, ©1981.
Series: Life on earth.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how marsupials in North America have evolved differently than the primitive ones in Australia; focuses on feeding, reproduction, habitat, and movement. Covers such marsupials as wombats, kangaroos, flying squirrels, and oppossums.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Warner Bros.; Films Incorporated.; Penn Communications.
OCLC Number: 42500271
Credits: Principal photography, Maurice Fisher [and others] ; film editors, Ron Martin, Alec Brown; music composed by Edward Williams, conducted by Marcus Dods.
Performer(s): Presenter: David Attenborough.
Target Audience: Junior high school through adults.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Life on earth.
Responsibility: produced by BBC Television in association with Warner Bros. ; producers, Richard Brock, John Sparks ; written by David Attenborough.

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Describes how marsupials in North America have evolved differently than the primitive ones in Australia; focuses on feeding, reproduction, habitat, and movement. Covers such marsupials as wombats, kangaroos, flying squirrels, and oppossums.

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