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The Resource Edge of existence : exploring communities on the edge of civilization, produced and directed by Ewen Thomson ; produced by Tigress Productions for Discovery Channel in association with Five, (DVD videorecording)

Edge of existence : exploring communities on the edge of civilization, produced and directed by Ewen Thomson ; produced by Tigress Productions for Discovery Channel in association with Five, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Edge of existence : exploring communities on the edge of civilization
Title
Edge of existence
Title remainder
exploring communities on the edge of civilization
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Ewen Thomson ; produced by Tigress Productions for Discovery Channel in association with Five
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With captivating cultural insights, this series examines societies in some of Earth's most inhospitable places. Journalist Donal MacIntyre treks across the Arabian Desert, mines salt high in the Bolivian Altiplano, hunts crocodiles in the rainforest of Papua New Guinea, and spears stingrays with landless sea gypsies off the coast of Borneo
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced and directed by Ewen Thomson
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Hosted by Donal MacIntyre
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mac Intyre, Donal
  • Tigress Productions
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Five (Firm)
  • Athena (Firm)
Runtime
199
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Ethnology
  • Extreme environments
  • Manners and customs
  • Bedouins
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Quechua Indians
  • Bajau (Southeast Asian people)
  • Celebes Sea
Technique
live action
Label
Edge of existence : exploring communities on the edge of civilization, produced and directed by Ewen Thomson ; produced by Tigress Productions for Discovery Channel in association with Five, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2006
  • Includes 16-page viewer's guide, biography of MacIntyre, region facts, and photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: Oman -- Episode 2: Papua New Guinea -- Episode 3: Bolivia -- Episode 4: Borneo
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 199 min.)
Isbn
9781598282238
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961822393
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8223
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)391334959
  • (OCoLC)ocn391334959
  • 636914
System details
DVD; widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Edge of existence : exploring communities on the edge of civilization, produced and directed by Ewen Thomson ; produced by Tigress Productions for Discovery Channel in association with Five, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2006
  • Includes 16-page viewer's guide, biography of MacIntyre, region facts, and photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1: Oman -- Episode 2: Papua New Guinea -- Episode 3: Bolivia -- Episode 4: Borneo
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 199 min.)
Isbn
9781598282238
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961822393
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8223
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)391334959
  • (OCoLC)ocn391334959
  • 636914
System details
DVD; widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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