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Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale

Author: LeVar BurtonMark MannucciJohn SteptoeLancit Media Productions.Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.All authors
Publisher: Baltimore, MD : Distributed by GPN Educational Media, ©2007.
Series: Reading rainbow, 055.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reading of the book, "Mufaro's beautiful daughters" by author John Steptoe. Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife. Includes other segments on African drums and the dance troupe, Forces of Nature.
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Genre/Form: Children's television programs
Juvenile works
Children's films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Juvenile films
Adaptations
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Mark Mannucci; John Steptoe; Lancit Media Productions.; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; GPN Educational Media.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.); Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 151289992
Language Note: English subtitles and closed captions.
Notes: Title from disc.
Originally broadcast on the PBS program Reading rainbow in 1988.
"The complete episode as seen on PBS"--Container.
Dates vary: container, c2006; disc, c2007.
Includes short reviews by children of the following books: Who's in rabbit's house? by Verna Aardema ; Jambo means helllo: Swahilli alphabet book by Muriel Feeelings ; and, Jafta (series) by Hugh Lewin.
"Product #126.0055D."
Performer(s): Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Description: 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Reading rainbow, 055.
Other Titles: Reading rainbow (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Ronnie Kraus ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV.

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A reading of the book, "Mufaro's beautiful daughters" by author John Steptoe. Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife. Includes other segments on African drums and the dance troupe, Forces of Nature.

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