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Author: Peter Crawford; George Page; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, ©1991.
Series: Land of the eagle, 8.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the history of California and its rich and diverse ecosystem, isolated by desert and mountains. Traces the history of the people who lived there, from the Chumash Indians to the recent mass migration of population. Explores California's environmental problems and how they exemplify the progress and struggle of today's environmental movement.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
Nature television programs
Documentary television programs
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Crawford; George Page; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; PBS Video.
ISBN: 0793606594 9780793606597
OCLC Number: 26292435
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: The eighth episode from the television series: Land of the eagle, originally broadcast on the PBS series Nature.
"Nature special presentation."
Credits: Photographer, Bruce Reitherman ; film editor, Andrew Naylor, David Thrasher ; music, Martin Kiszko.
Performer(s): Host and narrator, George Page.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; NTSC.
Series Title: Land of the eagle, 8.
Other Titles: Nature (Television program)
Land of the eagle (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of Thirteen/WNET and BBC-TV ; produced by Peter Crawford.

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Discusses the history of California and its rich and diverse ecosystem, isolated by desert and mountains. Traces the history of the people who lived there, from the Chumash Indians to the recent mass migration of population. Explores California's environmental problems and how they exemplify the progress and struggle of today's environmental movement.

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