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Africa's great civilizations / a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Films, Kunhardt Films, and WETA in association with Nutopia ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; produced and directed by Virginia Quinn, Mark Bates.

Gates, Skip (Author). Quinn, Virginia, (producer,, director.). Bates, Mark (Director), (producer,, director.). Gates, Henry Louis, Jr, (host,, narrator,, on-screen presenter.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library DVD 960 GATES 2017 39851001545368 Non-fiction (DVD) Copy hold / Volume hold Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531700065 : DVD
  • ISBN: 1531700063 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Public Broadcasting Service [2017]
  • Distributor: [Alexandria, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen 1.85:1.
Participant or Performer Note:
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., host, narrator.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast on television in 2017.
Summary, etc.:
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels Africa exploring archaeological sites of past civilizations.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-PG.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Visually described for the blind and visually impaired.
Subject: Africa > Antiquities.
Africa > Civilization.
Africa > History.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Television mini-series.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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