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Africa's great civilizations--Part 2 : The crescent and the cross

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2017] 2017. ©2017
Series: Africa's Great Civilizations.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Publication:Films on Demand.
Summary:
Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. charts the ancient rise of Christianity and Islam, whose economic and cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia. Learn of African religious figures like King Lalibela, an Ethiopian saint, and Menelik, bringer of the Ark of the Covenant.
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Genre/Form: History
Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1030987058
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS, 2017.
Target Audience: 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (52 min., 51 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Introduction: The Crescent and the Cross (2:59); Kingdom of Axum (6:45); Queen of Sheba (3:48); Christianity Reached Africa (7:41); Rome (3:31); Early Christian Kingdoms (3:15); Islam reaches Africa (3:01); Islam Looks Toward Europe (4:59); Christian Axum (7:35); Lake Tana (4:59); Festival of Timkat (3:21); Credits: Africa's Great Civilizations--
Part 2: The Crescent and the Cross (0:45); The Crescent (1:00);
Series Title: Africa's Great Civilizations.
Responsibility: PBS.
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Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. charts the ancient rise of Christianity and Islam, whose economic and cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia. Learn of African religious figures like King Lalibela, an Ethiopian saint, and Menelik, bringer of the Ark of the Covenant.

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