Mysteries of mankind

Format: Video Cassette 1988
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport Video Non-Fiction VC 576.81 MYS
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  Video Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  VC 576.81 MYS
 
 
Clairton Public Library Audio/Visual Collection VC MYST
Location  Clairton Public Library
 
Collection  Audio/Visual Collection
 
Call Number  VC MYST
 
 
Summary
Traces anthropological research in human evolution, beginning with discoveries in Africa of australopithecine bones, the Leakeys' discoveries in the African Rift Valley and Olduvai Gorge, Johanson's work in Hadar, Ethiopia. Includes discussion of dating techniques such as laser dating, and the search for a common ancestor.
Additional Information
Series National Geographic Society special.
Subjects Human evolution.
Human beings -- Origin.
Physical anthropology.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Stamford, CT :Distributed by Vestron Video,1988
Contributors Jampel, Barbara.
Kane, Dennis B.
Skinner, Thomas.
Kiley, Richard.
Dabney, John.
Harper, Scott (Film director)
Vestron Video (Firm)
National Geographic Video (Firm)
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Participants/Performers Narrator, Richard Kiley.
Other Contributors Editor, John Dabney ; music, Scott Harper ; photographers, Erik Daarstad ... [et al.].
Language English
Closed-capitoned.
System Details VHS.
Description 1 videocassette (59 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
ISBN 0805107142
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