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The Resource Wonders of the African world, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)

Wonders of the African world, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)

Label
Wonders of the African world
Title
Wonders of the African world
Statement of responsibility
Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Cataloging source
REC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer Jonathan Hewes; series producer, Ben Goold
Dewey number
DVD 960 WON
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator/guide: Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Runtime
330
Technique
live action
Label
Wonders of the African world, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Narrator's book of the same title published in 1999
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
Color
multicolored
Contents
[disc 1] Black kingdoms of the Nile ; The Swahili coast -- [disc 2] The slave kingdoms ; The Holy Land -- [disc 3] The road to Timbuktu ; Lost cities of the South
Control code
54032930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 330 min.)
Isbn
9780780646018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054900620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B9006
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wonders of the African world, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Narrator's book of the same title published in 1999
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
Color
multicolored
Contents
[disc 1] Black kingdoms of the Nile ; The Swahili coast -- [disc 2] The slave kingdoms ; The Holy Land -- [disc 3] The road to Timbuktu ; Lost cities of the South
Control code
54032930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 330 min.)
Isbn
9780780646018
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054900620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B9006
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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