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.

Recent and Upcoming Airings

Cities 11.29/17 2:00 pm
Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations 11.29/22 2:00 pm
Origins/The Cross and the Crescent 11.29/14 2:00 pm
The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations 11.29/16 2:00 pm 11.29/21 2:00 pm
The Cross and the Crescent 11.29/15 2:00 pm