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Dokwaza : last of the African ironmasters

Author: Nicholas David; Yves Le Bléis; University of Calgary. Department of Communications Media.
Publisher: Calgary, Alta. : The Department, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows the process of smelting iron and steel as performed by Mafa peoples in the Mandara Highlands of North Cameroon. Construction of the furnace, the smelting process, and the manufacture of tools from the metal are shown.
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Genre/Form: Videotapes
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas David; Yves Le Bléis; University of Calgary. Department of Communications Media.
OCLC Number: 23678338
Credits: Directors, Nicholas David and Yves Le Bléis ; camera, Henri Auge ; script, Nicholas David.
Performer(s): Ron Robertson.
Description: 1 videocassette (49 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Last of the African ironmasters
Responsibility: the University of Alberta, Department of Communications Media.

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Shows the process of smelting iron and steel as performed by Mafa peoples in the Mandara Highlands of North Cameroon. Construction of the furnace, the smelting process, and the manufacture of tools from the metal are shown.

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