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Africa's Great Civilizations

Beginning with Africa's ancient history as the cradle of mankind, this documentary series with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. brings to life the epic stories of both little-known and celebrated African kingdoms and cultures.

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Friday, Nov 9, 2018 - 12:00 AM    "Origins/The Cross and the Crescent" Origins - Journey with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to Kenya, Egypt and beyond as he discovers the origins of man, the formation of early human societies and the creation of significant cultural and scientific achievements on the African continent. The Cross and the Crescent - Gates charts the rise of Christianity and Islam, whose economic and cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia. D
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More Africa's Great Civilizations on PLUS (MT)
Friday, Nov 9, 2018 - 12:00 AM "Origins/The Cross and the Crescent" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG DVS Enabled
Friday, Nov 16, 2018 - 12:00 AM "The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG DVS Enabled
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 - 12:00 AM "The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG DVS Enabled
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