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African American lives. The past is another century

Author: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; PBS Distribution (Firm); Findaway World, LLC.
Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2013], ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This episode presents fascinating discoveries about participants' lineages, thanks to DNA analysis, including a groundbreaking study linking Professor Gates to a powerful medieval Irish warlord and evidence that Peter Gomes' direct paternal line traces back to a Portuguese Jew who fled the country in the early 1500s to escape the Inquisition.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Documentary films
Biography
Genealogy
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; PBS Distribution (Firm); Findaway World, LLC.
ISBN: 9781467636360 1467636363
OCLC Number: 842197726
Notes: Title from label.
"PBS"--Container.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released by PBS Distribution, c2013.
Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player.
Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter.
Earphones not required for audio playback.
Originally aired as part of a television mini-series on PBS in 2006.
Performer(s): Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Description: 1 video media player (min.) : digital ; 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Past is another century

Abstract:

This episode presents fascinating discoveries about participants' lineages, thanks to DNA analysis, including a groundbreaking study linking Professor Gates to a powerful medieval Irish warlord and evidence that Peter Gomes' direct paternal line traces back to a Portuguese Jew who fled the country in the early 1500s to escape the Inquisition.

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