Africa's Great Civilizations

Empires of Gold | Hour Three

Passport Episode 3 | 52m 31s Video has closed captioning.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers the complex trade networks and advanced educational institutions that transformed early north and west Africa from deserted lands into the continent’s wealthiest kingdoms and learning epicentres.

Aired: 02/28/17

Expires: 02/28/21

Rating: NR

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Major corporate support for Africa's Great Civilizations is provided by Bank of America, Johnson & Johnson, and Ancestry. Major funding is also provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the …

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