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Title Bone diggers : Australia's lost marsupials / WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Nova production in association with Storyteller Media Group and the Western Australian Museum ; produced by Clay Bryce and Mike Searle ; produced for Nova by Elizabeth Arledge ; narration written by Elizabeth Arledge ; directed by Ingo Helbig, Clay Bryce, Stuart Scowcroft and Carolyn Bertram.

Publication Info. [Boston, Mass.] : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]
©2007

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Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction DVD  DVD 599.2 BONE    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  DVD 599.2 BONE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Videodisc release of an episode from the PBS series Nova.
Special features: Printable materials for educators; access to the Nova web site.
Summary A million or more years ago, during the Ice Age, Australia was home to a wide range of extraordinary giant animals. None was quite as bizarre or fearsome as Thylacoleo, the meat-eating marsupial lion. Pound for pound, this creature had the most powerful bite of any mammal, living or extinct. Even though it was at the top of the ancient Australian predators, Thylacoleo was eventually toppled from its throne, dying out along with all the rest of the outsized beasts.
System Details DVD, region 1, letterbox presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Contents Special features: Widescreen version presented in a letterbvoxed format -- Printable materials for educators -- Access to the NOVA Web site -- Scene selection -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English -- Described video for the visually impaired.
Language Closed-captioned; described video for the visually impaired.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Marsupialia -- Australia.
Extinction (Biology) -- Australia.
Fossils -- Australia.
Predatory Behavior -- Australia.
Genre/Form Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Subject Thylacoleo -- Australia.
Marsupials, Fossil -- Australia.
Predation (Biology) -- Australia.
Added Author Bryce, Clay.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Added Title Australia's lost marsupials
Nova (Television program)
ISBN 9781593757540
1593757549
Standard No. 783421419292
Music No. WG41929 WGBH Boston Video
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