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The Resource The living planet : a portrait of the earth, BBC Enterprises

The living planet : a portrait of the earth, BBC Enterprises

Label
The living planet : a portrait of the earth
Title
The living planet
Title remainder
a portrait of the earth
Statement of responsibility
BBC Enterprises
Title variation
Portrait of the earth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Host David Attenborough visits the great environmental regions of the planet to examine how plants and animals adapt to their surroundings and how otherwise unrelated organisms, molded by similar conditions, develop similar techniques for solving problems of survival
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
578
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Hosted by David Attenborough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Attenborough, David
  • BBC Enterprises
  • Time-Life Video
Runtime
720
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biology
  • Life (Biology)
  • Biosphere
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The living planet : a portrait of the earth, BBC Enterprises
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released by British Broadcasting Corporation, 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Sweet fresh water -- Jungle -- The open ocean -- Disc. 2. The northern forests -- Seas of grass -- The frozen world -- Disc 3. The margins of the land -- The sky above -- The baking deserts -- Disc. 4. Worlds apart -- The building of the earth -- New worlds
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
764315770095
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
19770-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53917450
  • (Sirsi) o53917450
  • (TMQ) o53917450
  • 347755
  • 347755
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The living planet : a portrait of the earth, BBC Enterprises
Publication
Note
Originally released by British Broadcasting Corporation, 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Sweet fresh water -- Jungle -- The open ocean -- Disc. 2. The northern forests -- Seas of grass -- The frozen world -- Disc 3. The margins of the land -- The sky above -- The baking deserts -- Disc. 4. Worlds apart -- The building of the earth -- New worlds
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
764315770095
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
19770-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53917450
  • (Sirsi) o53917450
  • (TMQ) o53917450
  • 347755
  • 347755
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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