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A World of Butterflies
Description: Discover a world of fleeting beauty and pattern, captured in 245 breathtaking, full color close-ups by retired National Museum of Natural History naturalist/researcher, Kjell Sandved. Gorgeous on the coffee table, small enough for a field trip. Includes habitat, range and habits of each butterfly.

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Healing Dance Music of the Kalahari San
Description: Among the Kung San people from the northwestern Kalahari Desert region, music helps a spiritual healer enter into a religious trance. Men and women chant, sing, clap rhythmically and drum; and when the music "heats up" enough to send a healer into the realm between human and spirit worlds, all who attend the dance are healed of their illnesses. Recorded between 1968 and 1972 by American anthropologists.

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Heartbeat: Voices of First Nations Women
Description: Powerful living music from Native women in the United States and Canada includes performances rarely heard beyond these artists communities. Ceremonial and social songs traditionally sung by women, other music now performed by women, and material that combines traditional and contemporary themes and musical forms. Thirty-four selections present a seamless range of solo, choral, and instrumental pieces, forming pulsating and driving music, the heart of Indian Country.

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Bandera Ma: Songs of Argentina
Description: In Bandera Ma, "My Flag," veteran folksinger, songwriter, and guitarist Suni Paz paints a melodious musical mosaic of favorite Argentine folk rhythms, including tango, chacarera, bailecito, carnavalito, gato, zamba, and vidalita. Original arrangements and artful interpretations give new life to classic forms adopted by the pan-Latin American folk revival and pay inspired tribute to Argentinas powerful musical heritage.

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Healing Songs of the American Indians
Description: These examples will show the close relation between music and medicine among the Indians and the deep faith of these primitive peoples in the healing powers of music.

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Songs and Music of Tibet
Description: Tibet is the highest country in the world with most of its land lying between three and five miles above sea level. The music on this record was recorded in a camp in Nepal by Tibetan singers and musicians. The music represents excerpts from much longer versions of both eastern and western Tibet.

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Songs from The Wall
Description: In 1960, the play "The Wall" hit Broadway stages. Little remembered now, this piece by Millard Lampell (based on a novel by John Hersey) was about the Warsaw Ghetto uprising against the Nazis. Here is the music from the playghetto, partisan, folk and love songs sung in Yiddish and accompanied simply by accordion.

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Sounds of North American Frogs
Description: The amphibian song revival begins here! This classic of both biological fieldwork and natural sound recordings, originally released by Folkways in 1958, presents 57 species of frogs and toads on 92 tracks, digitally remastered from the original master tapes. Compiled and narrated by renowned herpetologist Charles M. Bogert, these sounds were recorded in swamps, lakes, woods, creeks, and road-side ditches all over North America. Sit back and let the bewitching tones of the Pig Frog, Dwarf Mexican Treefrog, Little Green Toad, Southwestern Woodhouse's Toad, Great Basin Spadefoot, and other famed vocalists entrance and amaze you. In a time when frog and toad populations are in rapid decline, this recording reminds us of the remarkable diversity and beautiful music we are in danger of losing. Extensive notes with a new introduction by Richard G. Zweifel, bibliography, discography, and photographs are included. 92 tracks. 55 minutes.

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American Favorite Ballads, Vols. 1-5
Description: Pete Seeger's life, music, and legacy encapsulate nearly a century of American history and culture. He has immersed himself in folk music and used it, like Johnny Appleseed, to "plant the seeds of a better tomorrow in the homes across our land." The songs in this collection of 139 American Favorite Ballads narrate tales of ordinary people and their extraordinary deeds, and show Pete at the crossroads of the past and the future putting his own stamp on America's folk song heritage while bequeathing it to generations to come.

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