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Title The shaman's apprentice [videorecording] : a tale of the Amazon rain forest / produced by Lancit Media Entertainment ; GPN ; WNED.

Imprint Lincoln, NE. : GPN Educational Media, 2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Westside AV Material  DVD 574.5 CHE    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; 136
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Credits Read by Susan Sarandon ; photographed by Kevin Lombard ; editors, Juantxo Royo, Douglas Schwetz ; produced by Rob Stork ; directed by Kevin Lombard ; written by Ronnie Krauss.
Note Based on the book by Lynne Cherry and Mark J. Plotkin; illustrated by Lynne Cherry.
"Product no. 126.136D"--Disc surface.
Summary In the book, Kamanya believes in the shaman's wisdom about the healing properties of plants found in the Amazon rain forest and hopes one day to be a healer for his people. LeVar Burton and Mark Plotkin then visit the Tirio people, and learn about traditional medicines, customs, and crafts. The real-life Kamanya then shows them his world in the Amazon.
Subject Healers -- Amazon River Region.
Rain forests -- Amazon River Region.
Amazon River Region.
Trio Indians.
Traditional medicine -- Amazon River Region.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Children's films.
Added Author Burton, LeVar.
Lombard, Kevin.
Sarandon, Susan, 1946-
Plotkin, Mark J.
Krauss, Ronnie.
Cherry, Lynne. Shaman's apprentice.
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Added Title Tale of the Amazon rain forest
Reading rainbow (Television program)

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