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The Resource Wonders of Africa, Slavery & colonialism in Africa, Schlessinger Media, (videorecording)

Wonders of Africa, Slavery & colonialism in Africa, Schlessinger Media, (videorecording)

Label
Wonders of Africa, Slavery & colonialism in Africa
Title
Wonders of Africa
Title part
Slavery & colonialism in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Schlessinger Media
Title variation
  • Slavery & colonialism in Africa
  • Slavery and colonialism in Africa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Students will gain a deeper understandng of the African slave trade, one of the great tragedies of world history, while traveling to the royal palaces at Abomey, built with the wealth obtained from trafficking in human beings, and the slave fortresses in Accra, the site of holding cells for enslaved Africans awaiting transportation to the Americas. In South Africa, investigate the country's harsh colonial past at Robben Island, the infamous political prison where Nelson Mandela and many other anti-apartheid leaders were incarcerated"--Container
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Grades 7 and up
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English or Spanish soundtrack
Runtime
39
Series statement
Wonders of Africa DVD series
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Wonders of Africa, Slavery & colonialism in Africa, Schlessinger Media, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Consists of three short films, c2000, c2002 and c2003
  • DVD features include discussion questions and activities
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Accra -- Abomey -- Robben Island
Control code
u1163125
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (39 min.)
Isbn
9781417103638
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
V6304
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62726986
System details
DVD ; all regions ; NTSC
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wonders of Africa, Slavery & colonialism in Africa, Schlessinger Media, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Consists of three short films, c2000, c2002 and c2003
  • DVD features include discussion questions and activities
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Accra -- Abomey -- Robben Island
Control code
u1163125
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (39 min.)
Isbn
9781417103638
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
V6304
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62726986
System details
DVD ; all regions ; NTSC
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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