Easter Island: A Vanished Culture

Location:Easter Island / Rapa Nui
Subject:History; Civilization
Length:44 minutes
Format:1.2 inch VHS
Year Released:1994
Director:Eric Mandelbaum and ZDF German Television
Producer:ZDF German Television
Distributor:Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 15797
Description:Its inhabitants once called it Te Pito o te Henua or the Navel of the World. The gigantic stone statues, artistic temple platforms and mysterious writings have puzzled explorers and anthropologists. This program examines theories that attempt to uncover exactly who created these artifacts and what then happened to them. Information from the recently deciphered "rongo runes" is highlighted.
Record No:484
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