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Madagascar [video recording (DVD)] : the land where evolution ran wild / BBC Earth ; 2 Entertain ; a BBC/Animal Planet co-production ; produced by Ian Gray and Mary Summerill.

Gray, Ian. (Added Author). Summerill, Mary. (Added Author). Attenborough, David, 1926- (Added Author). Animal Planet (Television network) (Added Author). BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library DVD 590.9691 MAD (Text) 35151000670448 Adult Non-fiction DVD Volume hold Checked out 2021-01-30

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780671198
  • ISBN: 9780780671195
  • Physical Description: 2 video discs (174 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inch disc.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : BBC/Warner Home Video, p2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: "Attenborough and the giant egg" featurette ; "Lemurs of Madagascar" featurette.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Island of marvels -- Lost worlds. Disc 2. Land of heat and dust.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: David Attenborough.
Summary, etc.:
"For 65 million years, Madagascar was lost to the world, isolated, undiscovered, and untouched by humans. Left to its own devices it became a hotbed of evolution, resulting in the greatest concentration of unique creatures anywhere on the planet. More than 80% of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. It is recognized as one of the world's most important biodiversity hotspots." -- Provided by the Publisher.
Target Audience Note:
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Natural history > Madagascar.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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