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A Winter's Tale

Author: Infobase,; BBC (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : BBC, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [1998] 2019. ©1998
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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The shortest day of the year, when the sun is furthest away from us, is a time when life in the natural world toughs it out, sleeps or dies. This program examines the resilience of the natural world in a time of extreme hardship. Following the progress of the shortest day, from dawn to midnight, breath-taking images of natural behaviour in its wildest surroundings are combined with the images of the insulated human  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; BBC (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1105285794
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by BBC, 1998.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 23, 2019.
Target Audience: 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (49 min., 0 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Winter In Britain (4:42); Migratory Animals (4:51); Animals Weathering the Storms (7:42); Hibernation (2:19); Search for Sustenance (3:55); Frozen Barriers (3:18); Marine Bounty (3:29); Risky Procurement (4:50); Scottish Winters (8:07); Man and Nature (3:22); Credits: A Winter's Tale (0:48);
Responsibility: BBC.

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The shortest day of the year, when the sun is furthest away from us, is a time when life in the natural world toughs it out, sleeps or dies. This program examines the resilience of the natural world in a time of extreme hardship. Following the progress of the shortest day, from dawn to midnight, breath-taking images of natural behaviour in its wildest surroundings are combined with the images of the insulated human world.

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