National Geographic : 1979 Jan
When worlds rt1Trl . Gold! January 7,1979 Earth.Planet of paradox( Amily Prtrit January 28, 1979 Where the quest for JanuaryLast Stand in Eden one precious metal has so obsessed mankind since March 4,1979 the dawn of recorded history. Where traditional values of an ancient culture clash with twentieth-century realities. Where elephants and men struggle over a vast land that may be unable to support both. Where a mission of good will and historic importance is cut short by an unexpected twist of international politics. Four National Geographic Specials. Featuring two-sided topics of vital interest for the entire family. Enriching programs. High adventure. The kinds of bold, real-life drama Public Tele vision does so well. Produced for PBS by the National Geographic Society and WQED/Pittsburgh. Underwritten by Gulf Oil Corporation. For the fourth spectacular season. The National Geographic Specials. A revealing look at our planet. And the fascinating worlds within. The National Geographic Gulf Oil Corporation. Gulf Oil Corporation. The Tigris Expedition. kf April 1,1979 Specials.