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The Resource Big birds can't fly, Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC ; directed and produced by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording)

Big birds can't fly, Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC ; directed and produced by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording)

Label
Big birds can't fly
Title
Big birds can't fly
Statement of responsibility
Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC ; directed and produced by Mike Birkhead
Title variation
  • Big birds cannot fly
  • Nature
Contributor
Film director
Film producer
Host
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The ostrich, the emu, and the rhea, together with the kiwi and the cassowary, are the court jesters of the avian world, because they can't do the one thing that birds are famous for doing. They can't fly. But exactly how and why did these birds abandon flight? It's been one of the natural world's great mysteries. And now DNA is promising to give us the answer
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
598.524
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • Described video for the blind and visually impaired
  • English dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Hosted by David Attenborough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birkhead, Mike
  • Attenborough, David
  • Thirteen Productions
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
Series statement
Nature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ostriches
  • Flightless birds
  • Flightless birds
  • Wildlife television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Big birds can't fly, Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC ; directed and produced by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 minutes)
Isbn
9781627894883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026253
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
NAT63303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00123843
  • 810080
System details
DVD, widescreen (16x9) presentation; Stereo; Region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Big birds can't fly, Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC ; directed and produced by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 minutes)
Isbn
9781627894883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026253
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
NAT63303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00123843
  • 810080
System details
DVD, widescreen (16x9) presentation; Stereo; Region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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