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Title Secrets of the dead. Slave ship mutiny [(DVD) videorecording] / WNET.ORG ; PBS.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Home Video, [2011]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  960.22 SEC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen, stereo.
Language Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from container.
Originally broadcast on PBS November 10, 2010.
Summary The Meermin set sail from Madagascar en route to South Africa in 1766 with a Dutch crew and human cargo, slaves bound for hard labor building the Dutch colony, Cape Town. In a dramatic altercation, the slaves mutinied and managed to overpower the Dutch crew. The ship ended up wrecked on a wild, windswept beach 200 miles east of Cape Town. This program tracks the efforts of archaeologists, historians, and slave descendents to discover the full story of this dramatic historical event.
Subject Slave ships -- Videodiscs.
Slave insurrections -- South Africa -- Videodiscs.
Mutiny -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Genre Documentary films.
Television programs.
Added Author PBS Home Video.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Slave ship mutiny
Secrets of the dead (Television program)
ISBN 9781608833238
Standard No. 841887013260
Music No. SEDE6104 PBS Home Video
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