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The road to Timbuktu

Author: Henry Louis GatesNicola ColtonNick GodwinWall to Wall Television.British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©1999.
Series: Wonders of the African world.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through Mali, following ancient trade routes from the goldmines of the south to the legendary city on the shores of the Sahara desert, in search of the forgotten libraries of Timbuktu.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Louis Gates; Nicola Colton; Nick Godwin; Wall to Wall Television.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 43484664
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast on PBS.
Credits: Series producer, Ben Goold ; executive producer Jonathan Hewes ; directors, Nicola Colton, Nick Godwin ; written and presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Performer(s): Narrator/guide: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Description: on 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Wonders of the African world.
Responsibility: Wall to Wall Television for BBC and PBS in association with ITEL.

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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through Mali, following ancient trade routes from the goldmines of the south to the legendary city on the shores of the Sahara desert, in search of the forgotten libraries of Timbuktu.

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