Mother Earth

The first episode takes us to the Amazon jungle in Peru where since ancient times they have used fire to clear the land so they can cultivate their manioc trees, to the floating world of reeds at Lake Titicaca, to the Himalayan mountains of Tibet and modern yak herders there, and to the Awash valley...

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Main Author: Saebo, Nils Arne
Corporate Author: Norsk rikskringkasting
Other Authors: Hellum, Thomas, Peel, Richard
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oslo Nordic World 2004, 2004
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The first episode takes us to the Amazon jungle in Peru where since ancient times they have used fire to clear the land so they can cultivate their manioc trees, to the floating world of reeds at Lake Titicaca, to the Himalayan mountains of Tibet and modern yak herders there, and to the Awash valley in Ethiopia where the nomads now are stuck in one place all year with their livestock
Item Description:Title from resource description page (viewed Mar. 12, 2014)
Physical Description:1 online resource (53 min.)