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First peoples [videorecording] / produced by Wall to Wall in association with Arte France for PBS.

Shale, Kerry, (narrator.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). Wall to Wall (Firm), (production company.). ARTE France, (production company.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

"200,000 years ago we took our first steps in Africa. Today there are 7 billion of us living across the planet. How did our ancestors spread from continent to continent? What was the secret to their success? This is a global detective story, featuring the latest archaeological discoveries and genetic research. On each continent, we track down the earliest members of our species, Homo sapiens. Who were these first peoples? What drove them to the ends of the Earth?"-- Cover art.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 930.1 FIR DVD (Text) 37814003332039 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 07/22/2021 Available -
Cascade Locks Library DVD 930.1 FIR (Text) 33892100385989 Adult DVDs DVD None 07/08/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627893350
  • ISBN: 1627893350
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 5 hr.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2015]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast on PBS June 24-July 1 and July 8, 2015.
Formatted Contents Note:
Americas -- Africa -- Asia -- Australia -- Europe.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Kerry Shale.
Summary, etc.:
"200,000 years ago we took our first steps in Africa. Today there are 7 billion of us living across the planet. How did our ancestors spread from continent to continent? What was the secret to their success? This is a global detective story, featuring the latest archaeological discoveries and genetic research. On each continent, we track down the earliest members of our species, Homo sapiens. Who were these first peoples? What drove them to the ends of the Earth?"-- Cover art.
Language Note:
In English with optional English SDH subtitles.
Subject: Human beings > Migrations.
Prehistoric peoples.
Human beings > Migrations.
Prehistoric peoples.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Summary: "200,000 years ago we took our first steps in Africa. Today there are 7 billion of us living across the planet. How did our ancestors spread from continent to continent? What was the secret to their success? This is a global detective story, featuring the latest archaeological discoveries and genetic research. On each continent, we track down the earliest members of our species, Homo sapiens. Who were these first peoples? What drove them to the ends of the Earth?"-- Cover art.

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