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Life under pressure

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Summary:Depicts the journey of a red blood cell around the human circulatory system to discover the efficiency and elegance of design that delivers oxygen and food to all parts of the body and removes wastes before they can do harm.
Teacher's guide and videodisc index includes 5 pages of barcodes.
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Goldcrest Multimedia
Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Blood Circulation
Cardiovascular system
Credits:Cameramen, Syd Macartney, Steve Keith-Roach ; director of specialist photography, David Barlow ; film editor, John Lyte ; music, Richard Harvey ; narrators, Derek Cooper, Miriam Margolyes ; consultant, Christiaan Barnard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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