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How Earth Made Us

Synopsis
This 5-part series tells the story of how the natural forces of our planet have influenced human history, from the dawn of civilisation to the modern industrial age. Professor Iain Stewart reveals how geology, geography and climate have been a far more powerful influence on the human story than has previously been acknowledged.

DVD extras: Behind The Scenes
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2010
Year of production
2010
Notes
Broadcast in weekly parts on BBC2 beginning 19/1/2010

Also available on Blu-ray, price £29.99 BBCBD 0067
Subjects
Environmental science; Geography; Geology
Keywords
fire; Geology; human geography; water; winds

Credits

Contributor
Iain Stewart

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£24.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
300 minutes
Year
2010

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

2 Entertain Video

Email
DVDenquiryline@bbc.com
Web
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Phone
020 7612 3000
Fax
020 7612 3003
Address
BBC Worldwide
33 Foley Street
London
W1W 7TL
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