The African Americans : many rivers to cross
Title
The African Americans : many rivers to cross

Uniform Title
African Americans (Television program)

ISBN
9781608839971

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2013.

Contents
The Black Atlantic (1500-1800) -- The Age of Slavery (1800-1860) -- Into the Fire (1861-1896) -- Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) -- Rise! (1940-1968) -- It's Nation Time (1968-2013).

Subject Term
African Americans -- History.
 
African Americans -- Social conditions.
 
African Americans -- Social life and customs.

Geographic Term
United States -- Civilization -- African American influences.

Genre
Historical television programs.
 
Films for the hearing impaired.
 
Films for people with visual disabilities.

Added Author
Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.

Added Corporate Author
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)

Local Subject
DVD collection.
 
DVD collection (Closed captioned)

Summary
Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Nonfiction DVDDVD 973.0496 AFR 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs
Oakdale LibraryNonfiction DVDDVD 973.0496 AFR 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Nonfiction DVDDVD 973.0496 AFR 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs
Stillwater Public LibraryNonfiction DVDDVD 973.0496 AFR 2 DISCS11Nonfiction DVDs