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African American lives

[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2006]

1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa.

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ISBN:

1415716943

LC Call No:

RA1057.55 .A375336 2006

Dewey Class No:

973/.0496073 22

Title:

African American lives [videorecording] / a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York.

Edition:

Widescreen format.

Publisher:

[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2006]

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally broadcast as a four-part television series in 2006.

ParticipantNote:

Host: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; features Oprah Winfrey, Chris Tucker, Quincy Jones, Sara-Lawrence-Lightfoot, Mae Jemison, T.D. Jakes, Ben Carson, Whoopi Goldberg.

Summary:

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa.

Target Audience:

Not rated.

Subject:

African Americans--History.

Subject:

African American families--History.

Subject:

African Americans--Genealogy.

Subject:

DNA fingerprinting.

Subject:

Documentary television programs.

AE:PersName:

Gates, Henry Louis.

AE:PersName:

Grant, William (William R.)

AE:PersName:

Kunhardt, Peter W.

AE:PersName:

Judd, Graham.

AE:PersName:

Farrell, Leslie D.

AE:PersName:

Sweet, Jesse.

AE:PersName:

Gladsjo, Leslie Asako.

AE:PersName:

Winfrey, Oprah.

AE:PersName:

Tucker, Chris, 1972-

AE:PersName:

Jones, Quincy, 1933-

AE:PersName:

Lawrence-Lightfoot, Sara, 1944-

AE:PersName:

Jemison, Mae, 1956-

AE:PersName:

Jakes, T. D.

AE:PersName:

Carson, Ben.

AE:PersName:

Goldberg, Whoopi, 1950-

AE:CorpName:

Kunhardt Productions.

AE:CorpName:

WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

AE:CorpName:

PBS Home Video.

AE:CorpName:

Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)

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