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The First Eden

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The Mediterranean World and Man
A series of fourprogrammes by David Attenborough
1: The Making of the GardenIt was a dramatic birth.
Six million years ago the Mediterranean was a desert. Then the Atlantic broke through at the Strait of Gibraltar filling the basin. The Mediterranean sea was born. With the water came marine life; the shores were clothed in forests; the air was filled with the sounds of birds and the scent of flowers. David Attenborough presents a spectacular portrait of the Mediterranean, from its birth to the time some 10,000 years ago when people began to settle around the eastern shores and transform this paradise garden - their first Eden. Film editor ANDREW NAYLOR Music by CARL DAVIS
Series producer ANDREW NEAL BBC Bristol (R)
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Unknown: David Attenborough
Unknown: David Attenborough
Editor: Andrew Naylor
Music By: Carl Davis

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