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Minik : the lost Eskimo

Author: Axel EngstfeldSusan BellowsJoe MortonWGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)WGBH Educational Foundation.All authors
Publisher: Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [S.l.] : PBS Home Video [distributor], ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1897, six Eskimos arrived in New York City, brought as the "exotic cargo" of explorer Robert Peary from Greenland. The youngest of the group was 7-year-old Minik, who struggled to create a home and identity thousands of miles from his native land.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biographical television programs
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Biography
History
Named Person: Minik Wallace; Robert E Peary; Robert E Peary; Robert E Peary; Minik Wallace
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Axel Engstfeld; Susan Bellows; Joe Morton; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WGBH Educational Foundation.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0793694329 9780793694327
OCLC Number: 225922003
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Film originally produced by Engstfeld Film GmbH, c2005.
Broadcast as an episode of the PBS television program American experience.
Special feature: teacher's guide PDF.
Credits: Editors, James Rutenbeck, Josef van Ooyen ; director of photography, Hans Jakobi ; composer, Hans Günter Wagener.
Performer(s): Narrator, Joe Morton.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., b&w & col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound.
Other Titles: Lost Eskimo
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH, Boston ; a film by Axel Engstfeld ; reversioned by Susan Bellows.

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In 1897, six Eskimos arrived in New York City, brought as the "exotic cargo" of explorer Robert Peary from Greenland. The youngest of the group was 7-year-old Minik, who struggled to create a home and identity thousands of miles from his native land.

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