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The Resource The African Americans. : many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history, written and presented by Henry Louise Gate, Jr

The African Americans. : many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history, written and presented by Henry Louise Gate, Jr

Label
The African Americans. : many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history
Title
The African Americans.
Title remainder
many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history
Statement of responsibility
written and presented by Henry Louise Gate, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Broadcaster
Film distributor
Host
Production company
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot ; editors, paula Heredia, Kim Miille, Nancy Novack, Bruce Shaw, Howard Sharp ; original score, Paul Brill
Dewey number
973.0496073
Intended audience
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Grade level: College, Adult
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.A47 2014
PerformerNote
Host: Henry Louis Gates Jr
Runtime
360
Technique
live action
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Label
The African Americans. : many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history, written and presented by Henry Louise Gate, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)
  • The Age of Slavery (1800-1860)
  • Into the Fire (1861-1896)
  • Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940)
  • Rise! (1940-1968)
  • It's Nation Time (1968-2013)
Control code
1535292
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781608839971
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020008
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Publisher number
AARC600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1535292
  • (Sirsi) 1535292
  • (OCoLC)864447394
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The African Americans. : many rivers to cross : an unprecedented journey through African Americans history, written and presented by Henry Louise Gate, Jr
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)
  • The Age of Slavery (1800-1860)
  • Into the Fire (1861-1896)
  • Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940)
  • Rise! (1940-1968)
  • It's Nation Time (1968-2013)
Control code
1535292
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781608839971
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020008
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Publisher number
AARC600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1535292
  • (Sirsi) 1535292
  • (OCoLC)864447394
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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