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Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1, Origins
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directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
In his six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century. This is a breathtaking and personal journey through two hundred thousand years of history, from the origins, on the African continent,...
directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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Ancient Worlds, 1, Come Together
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produced by Melanie Archer, fl. 2004-2015, in Ancient Worlds, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
In the first episode of this epic series archaeologist and historian Richard Miles explores the origins of one of the most profound innovations in our human story: civilisation. Starting in Uruk, the 'mother of all cities' in southern Iraq, he travels to Syria, Egypt, Anatolia and Greece tracing the development of...
produced by Melanie Archer, fl. 2004-2015, in Ancient Worlds, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
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Archaeological Methods, Baseline Offset Survey
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directed by Sarah Colley, in Archaeological Methods (Alexandria, VA: University of Sydney, 2009), 4 mins
This documentary, by ethnographer Martin Gibbs, is about baseline offset surveys.
directed by Sarah Colley, in Archaeological Methods (Alexandria, VA: University of Sydney, 2009), 4 mins
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Archaeological Methods, Instrument Survey: Setting Up the Dumpy Level
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directed by Sarah Colley, in Archaeological Methods (Alexandria, VA: University of Sydney, 2009), 2 mins
This documentary, by ethnographer Martin Gibbs, is about setting up the dumpy level.
directed by Sarah Colley, in Archaeological Methods (Alexandria, VA: University of Sydney, 2009), 2 mins
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written by Patrick J. Munson, fl. 1980, in Conference on Manding Studies, London, 1972, of Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England - Bloomsbury) (1972) , 13 page(s)
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Box of Treasures
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written by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005; directed by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005; produced by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005, U'mista Cultural Centre (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1983), 29 mins
In the late 19th century, the Canadian government removed ritual objects from the possession of the Kwakiut'l, a Native American community on the Northwest Coast. The 'potlatch', as it was called, was their way of celebrating their culture, their identity and their heritage. A ritual passing down of treasures, it...
written by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005; directed by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005; produced by Chuck Olin, 1937-2005, U'mista Cultural Centre (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1983), 29 mins
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Cannibal Culture: Art, Appropriation, & the Commodification of Difference
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written by Deborah Root (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 260 page(s)
written by Deborah Root (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 260 page(s)
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Digging for Jesus
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directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 55 mins
Starting the programme at the Dead Sea Scrolls museum in Jerusalem the search for Jesus begins, going onto investigate places such as Sepphoris and Tiberias – two cities built by Herod. For a carpenter and builder like Joseph and his son Jesus these places would have been the source of much work. Spectacular dis...
directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 55 mins
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Egypt Beyond The Pyramids, 2, The Great Pharaoh and His Lost Children
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in Egypt Beyond The Pyramids, 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 1 hour 10 mins
The Great pharaoh and his lost children examines the largest tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Kent Weeks, whose team has been excavating the site for five years, explains the importance of the discovery.
in Egypt Beyond The Pyramids, 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 1 hour 10 mins
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Egypt: What Lies Beneath?
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directed by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997; produced by Louise Bray, fl. 2002 and Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997, France Télévisions, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 1 hour 29 mins
The ancient Egyptians have fascinated us for centuries. The Pyramids of the Pharaohs and the Sphinx are fabulous monuments to their past glory. But according to one scientist, Dr. Sarah Parcak, the astonishing antiquities already discovered are just a tiny percentage of what was left behind. This visually stunning...
directed by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997; produced by Louise Bray, fl. 2002 and Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997, France Télévisions, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 1 hour 29 mins
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