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The Resource Africa, a Mitchell Beazley Television, RM Arts/Channel Four co-production in association with the Nigerian Television Authority ; written and presented by Basil Davidson, (videorecording)

Africa, a Mitchell Beazley Television, RM Arts/Channel Four co-production in association with the Nigerian Television Authority ; written and presented by Basil Davidson, (videorecording)

Label
Africa
Title
Africa
Statement of responsibility
a Mitchell Beazley Television, RM Arts/Channel Four co-production in association with the Nigerian Television Authority ; written and presented by Basil Davidson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Basil Davidson examines the art, history, politics, technology, and cultures of various nations on the African continent through the use of archival film, interviews, eyewitness accounts, and dramatic reconstructions
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Christopher Ralling, et al. ; photography, Ivan Strasburg, et al
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1914-2010
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  • Davidson, Basil
  • Ralling, Christopher
  • Mitchell Beazley Television
  • RM Arts (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Nigerian Television Authority
  • Home Vision (Firm)
Runtime
186
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  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
Technique
live action
Label
Africa, a Mitchell Beazley Television, RM Arts/Channel Four co-production in association with the Nigerian Television Authority ; written and presented by Basil Davidson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as television series in 1984
  • VHS format
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • This magnificent African cake
  • pt.4.
  • The rise of nationalism
  • The legacy
  • pt.1.
  • Different but equal
  • Mastering a continent
  • pt.2.
  • Caravans of gold
  • Kings and cities
  • pt.3.
  • The Bible and the gun
Control code
000121010
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
4 videocassettes (114 min. ea.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000121010
  • (OCoLC)36228592
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Africa, a Mitchell Beazley Television, RM Arts/Channel Four co-production in association with the Nigerian Television Authority ; written and presented by Basil Davidson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as television series in 1984
  • VHS format
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • This magnificent African cake
  • pt.4.
  • The rise of nationalism
  • The legacy
  • pt.1.
  • Different but equal
  • Mastering a continent
  • pt.2.
  • Caravans of gold
  • Kings and cities
  • pt.3.
  • The Bible and the gun
Control code
000121010
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
4 videocassettes (114 min. ea.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000121010
  • (OCoLC)36228592
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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