Chile, land of extremes (VHS tape, 1997) [University of Maryland, College Park]
skip to content
Chile, land of extremes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Chile, land of extremes

Author: John CallenPeter HaydenCrispin SadlerTelevision New Zealand. Natural History Unit.Discovery Channel (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Dunedin, N.Z. : TVNZ Natural History Unit, 1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Summary:
A look at four regions of Chile with their diverse and unique ecologies : the Atacama Desert, the rain forests of the Andes, the Juan Fernández Islands and Patagonia.
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Callen; Peter Hayden; Crispin Sadler; Television New Zealand. Natural History Unit.; Discovery Channel (Firm); Videal (Firm); Televisión Nacional de Chile.
OCLC Number: 154315418
Notes: On cases : Wild South.
Performer(s): Narrator, John Callen.
Description: 4 videocassettes (208 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: Colour recording system: PAL.; VHS.
Contents: 1. Riddle of Atacama --
2. Forests of defiance --3. Castaway islands --4. To the end of the world.
Other Titles: Land of extremes
Riddle of Atacama
Forests of defiance
Castaway islands
To the end of the world
Wild south (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of TVNZ Natural History, Discovery Channel. Television Nacional de Chile and VIDEAL ; written by Peter Hayden, Crispin Sadler ; series producer & director, Crispin Sadler.

Abstract:

A look at four regions of Chile with their diverse and unique ecologies : the Atacama Desert, the rain forests of the Andes, the Juan Fernández Islands and Patagonia.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Best documentary I have ever seen

by portilla23 (WorldCat user published 2016-04-19) Excellent Permalink

The first three parts of this documentary are available on youtube, and it is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen. The soundtrack is superb, the cultural sensitivity of the history of the land, particularly in relation to Indigenous Peoples is done well (especially for it's time!) and you...
Read more...  Read more...

  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   

Tags

All user tags (10)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.