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Title Alaska. Program 1, Mystery in Alaska. Program 2, Sled dogs [videorecording] : an Alaskan epic / produced for PBS by Thirteen/WNET New York.

Publication Info. Chicago, IL : Distributed by Questar, [2003]
2003

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 East Dubuque DL DVD - EDLY-13  DVD 979.8 ALA    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL DVD - NLBB-1  DVD 917.98 ALA    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, fullscreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Performer A mystery in Alaska narrated by Bray Poor ; Sled dogs: an Alaskan epic narrated by Peter Coyote.
Credits A mystery in Alaska: a co-production of Thirteen/WNET New York & Granada Wild ; written & produced by Hugh Miles and Shane Moore ; editor, Jill Garrett. Sled dogs: an Alaskan epic: a co-production of Pangolin Pictures Thirteen/WNET ; produced by Kevin Bachar ; written & produced by Sarah Sanford ; editor, Hiedi DeRuiter.
Note Double program. These programs were originally broadcast as part of the Nature series on PBS. A mystery in Alaska, c2002 by Wild Wise Ltd., c2003 by Thirteen/WNET New York ; Sled dogs: an Alaskan epic, c1999.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The first program explores the reasons why the population of the Stellar sea lions of Alaska has dropped 70-80% since the 1970s. The second program follows mushers and their dogs along the 1,100 mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race through Alaska. Depicts the strong bond between the mushers and their dogs that is essential for survival.
Contents A mystery in Alaska -- Sled dogs: an Alaskan epic.
Subject Iditarod (Race)
Sea lions -- Alaska.
Steller's sea lion -- Alaska.
Animal populations -- Alaska.
Food chains (Ecology)
Sled dogs -- Alaska.
Alaska -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Educational films.
Added Author Poor, Bray.
Coyote, Peter.
Miles, Hugh.
Moore, Shane.
Garrett, Jill.
Bachar, Kevin.
Sanford, Sarah.
DeRuiter, Hiedi.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Questar, Inc.
Granada Wild.
Pangolin Pictures, Inc.
Wild Wise Ltd.
Note Title on container: Nature: Alaska
Added Title Nature (Television program)
Mystery in Alaska.
Sled dogs: an Alaskan epic.
ISBN 1594640122
Standard No. 033937034503
Music No. QD3450 Questar

 
    
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