Item Details

Africa's Great Civilizations—Part 3: Empires of Gold

PBS
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Henry Louis Gates Jr. uncovers the complex trade networks and advanced educational institutions that transformed early north and west Africa from deserted lands into the continent’s wealthiest kingdoms and learning epicentres.
Release Date
2017
Run Time
52 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12
Notes
  • Originally released by PBS, 2017.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 06, 2017.
Series
Africa's Great Civilizations
Contents
Introduction: Empires of Gold (2:21); Abdalla ibn Yasin (5:21); The Sahara Desert (4:14); Decline of Ghana (3:15); Excavated in 1947 (3:26); War Breaks Out (2:44); City of Fez (6:38); Timbuktu (3:13); Mali Empire (3:42); Personal Possessions (2:10); Mansa Musa's Legacy (4:03); Ife Empire (4:24); Obalufon II (4:11); Empires of Gold: Conclusion (2:10); Credits: Africa's Great Civilizations— Part 3: Empires of Gold (0:44); Africa's Great Civilizations: Empires of Gold (17:34); Mansa Musa and the Empire of Mali (13:11); Timbuktu and the Kingdom of Mali (9:54); Timbuktu and Mali (6:55); Timbuktu, Mali, and Mansa Musa (13:09)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : PBS, [2017]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Publisher no.
  • 144352 Infobase
  • [144349]s Infobase
Access Restriction
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Description
1 online resource (1 video file (52 min., 51 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
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