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Africa

Author: Basil Davidson
Publisher: [Chicago] : Home Vision, 1984.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gives a history of Africa from many locations showing life as it is today plus archive film and dramatized reconstructions.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Basil Davidson
OCLC Number: 14247639
Notes: Documentary.
Credits: Photography, Ivan Strasburg, et al ... ; research, Jenny Thompson, Ailsa Auchnie.
Performer(s): Written and presented by Basil Davidson ; title theme music by Julian Bahula.
Description: 4 videocassettes (114 min. each) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Cassette 1. Program 1. Different but equal (57 min.) --
Program 2. Mastering a continent (57 min.) --
Cassette 2. Program 3. Caravans of gold (57 min.) --
Program 4. Kings and cities (57 min.) --
Cassette 3. Program 5. The Bible and the gun (57 min.) --
Program 6. This magnificent African cake (57 min.) --
Cassette 4. Program 7. The rise of nationalism (57 min.) --
Program 8. The legacy (57 min.).
Other Titles: Africa : a voyage of discovery.
Responsibility: written and presented by Basil Davidson ; directed by John Percival, Christopher Ralling, Andrew Harries, and Mick Csaky.

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Gives a history of Africa from many locations showing life as it is today plus archive film and dramatized reconstructions.

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