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The Resource Wonders of the African world, Disc 3, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)

Wonders of the African world, Disc 3, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)

Label
Wonders of the African world, Disc 3
Title
Wonders of the African world
Title number
Disc 3
Statement of responsibility
Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio
Contributor
Subject
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
Related
Cataloging source
BUN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer Jonathan Hewes ; series producer, Ben Goold
Intended audience
Intended Audience: Adult
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator/guide: Henry Louis Gates, Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gates, Henry Louis.
  • Goold, Ben
  • Wall to Wall Television
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
330
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Wonders of the African world, Disc 3, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Narrator's book of the same title published in 1999
  • Bonus DVD features: six exclusive musical performances not seen in the PBS broadcast
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The road to Timbuktu ; Lost cities of the south
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Isbn
9780793697069
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm80565133
  • (OCoLC)80565133
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wonders of the African world, Disc 3, Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin, Helena Appio, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Narrator's book of the same title published in 1999
  • Bonus DVD features: six exclusive musical performances not seen in the PBS broadcast
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The road to Timbuktu ; Lost cities of the south
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Isbn
9780793697069
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm80565133
  • (OCoLC)80565133
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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