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The shaman's apprentice : a tale of the Amazon rain forest

Author: LeVar BurtonKevin LombardSusan SarandonMark J PlotkinRonnie KraussAll authors
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : GPN, ©2000.
Series: Reading rainbow, 136.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation : Juvenile audience   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the book, Kamanya believes in the shaman's wisdom about the healing properties of plants found in the Amazon rain forest and hopes one day to be a healer for his people. LeVar Burton and Mark Plotkin then visit the Tirio people, and learn about traditional medicines, customs, and crafts. The real-life Kamanya then shows them his world in the Amazon.
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Genre/Form: Films
Juvenile works
Juvenile films
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Kevin Lombard; Susan Sarandon; Mark J Plotkin; Ronnie Krauss; Lynne Cherry; Lancit Media Productions.; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 45106743
Language Note: Close captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the book by Lynne Cherry and Mark J. Plotkin; illustrated by Lynne Cherry.
Credits: Read by Susan Sarandon ; photographed by Kevin Lombard ; editors, Juantxo Royo, Douglas Schwetz ; produced by Rob Stork ; directed by Kevin Lombard ; written by Ronnie Krauss.
Performer(s): Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Reading rainbow, 136.
Other Titles: Tale of the Amazon rain forest
Reading rainbow (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Lancit Media Entertainment ; GPN ; WNED.

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In the book, Kamanya believes in the shaman's wisdom about the healing properties of plants found in the Amazon rain forest and hopes one day to be a healer for his people. LeVar Burton and Mark Plotkin then visit the Tirio people, and learn about traditional medicines, customs, and crafts. The real-life Kamanya then shows them his world in the Amazon.

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