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Nature's most amazing events

Author: Karen BassJustin AndersonPeter Bassett, (Documentary television producer)Joe StevensHugh PearsonAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : BBC Earth ; [New York, NY] : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Each season, as the ever-thinning Arctic ice recedes, polar bears face a daunting challenge; Grizzly bears in British Columbia must use ingenuity and fancy footwork to collect their catch; The annual rains of the Serengeti draw in the greatest concentration of large animals on Earth; Each year, billions of sardines flood South Africa's east coast creating an action-packed feeding frenzy; Thousands of animals make  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nature television programs
Wildlife television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television series
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Bass; Justin Anderson; Peter Bassett, (Documentary television producer); Joe Stevens; Hugh Pearson; Jeff Turner; David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Discovery Channel (Firm); Wanda Distribución de Films.; BBC Earth (Firm); BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419881779 9781419881770
OCLC Number: 316237859
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Documentary.
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Special features: Go behind-the-scenes of each episode with Nature's Most amazing events diaries.
Credits: Series producer, Karen Bass ; produced by Justin Anderson, Peter Bassett, Joe Stevens, Hugh Pearson and Jeff Turner.
Performer(s): Narrated by David Attenborough.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 300 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., DVD9, NTSC.
Contents: The great melt --
The great salmon run --
The great migration --
The great tide --
The great flood --
The great feast.
Responsibility: a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production in association with Wanda Firms ; series producer, Karen Bass ; produced by Justin Anderson, Peter Bassett, Joe Stevens, Hugh Pearson and Jeff Turner.

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Each season, as the ever-thinning Arctic ice recedes, polar bears face a daunting challenge; Grizzly bears in British Columbia must use ingenuity and fancy footwork to collect their catch; The annual rains of the Serengeti draw in the greatest concentration of large animals on Earth; Each year, billions of sardines flood South Africa's east coast creating an action-packed feeding frenzy; Thousands of animals make the long trek toward the life saving annual flood of Botswana's Okavango Delta; The annual plankton boom of Alaska's coastal waters attracts humpback whales and sea lions, who must avoid predatory killer whales.

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