Season 1

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Africa's Great Civilizations

The Atlantic Age | Hour Five

Explores the impact of the Atlantic world and the transatlantic slave trade.

The Atlantic Age | Hour Five

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Africa's Great Civilizations

Cities | Hour Four

Explores the great African cities and their wealth and industry.

Cities | Hour Four

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Africa's Great Civilizations

Empires of Gold | Hour Three

Uncover complex trade networks & educational institutions in north and west Africa.

Empires of Gold | Hour Three

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Africa's Great Civilizations

The Cross and The Crescent | Hour Two

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. charts the rise and impact of Christianity and Islam across Africa.

The Cross and The Crescent | Hour Two

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Africa's Great Civilizations

Origins | Hour One

Uncover the origins of man and early human society in Africa with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Origins | Hour One