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True-life adventures. Volume 1: 1975-1976, Wonders of the world.

Algar, James, 1912-1998 (Added Author). Sharpsteen, Ben. (Added Author). Hibler, Winston. (Added Author). Disney, Roy Edward. (Added Author). Disney, Walt, 1901-1966 (Added Author). Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Walt Disney's legacy collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD 591.5 TRU (Text) 33187001646997 Dvd Non-fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J DVD 591.5 Tru (Text) 31951003029649 Children's Room - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788870165 :
  • ISBN: 9780788870163 :
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 318 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 collectible booklet.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast 1975-1976 as episodes of the Disney television program True life adventures .
Bonus features: Mysteries of the deep ; Wonders of the water worlds ; the Crisler story ; backstage with Roy Disney at Disney's Animal Kingdom: birds ; Tribute to James Algar ; filmmakers' journal ; collector's corner ; original theatrical trailers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction by Roy Disney -- White wilderness / producer, Ben Sharpsteen ; written and directed by James Algar ; narrator, Winston Hibler -- Water birds / director, Ben Sharpsteen ; script by Winsotn Hibler, Ted Sears, William Otis ; narrator, Winston Hibler -- Beaver valley / director, James Algar ; script by Lawrence Edward Latkin, Ted Sears ; narrator, Winston Hibler -- Prowlers of the Everglades / written and directed by James Algar ; narrator, Winston Hibler.
Summary, etc.:
White Wilderness shows the habits and physical characteristics of the wolves, polar bear, ringed seal and white whale. Follows the migration of lemmings as they pursue a course of destruction by swimming far out into the open sea. Pictures habits of Arctic birds and large animals such as the musk ox, reindeer, wolverine, and caribou. Water Birds is a study of a great variety of water birds that abound in the United States. Explains how nature has adapted the birds to meet problems of survival. Beaver Valley is a study of the life of a group of birds and animals inhabiting the region of a beaver pond. Pictures the beaver as the leading citizen of the community and shows his construction of a sturdy dam, his mating customs, feeding habits, and prepartations for winter. Prowlers of the Everglades is a study of the wild life of the Florida Everglades. Describes the habits of the many birds found in the swamplands and explains that the alligator rules over the area, devouring all varieties of wild life with impartiality.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Animal behavior.
Wilderness areas.
Animals > Arctic Regions.
Water birds.
Pond ecology.
Birds > Florida > Everglades.
American alligator.
Dangerous animals > Florida > Everglades.
Arctic regions.
Everglades (Fla.)
Genre: Nature television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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