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  • Ibrahima, Abd al-Rahman, 1762-1829.
     
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  • Slaves -- Mississippi -- Natchez -- Biography.
     
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  • Princes -- Africa, West -- Biography.
     
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  • Muslims -- Mississippi -- Natchez -- Biography.
     
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    Prince among slaves [DVD videorecording] / directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium ; Spark Media ; Duke Media ; UPF.
    [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, c2008.
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  • Ibrahima, Abd al-Rahman, 1762-1829.
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  • Slaves -- Mississippi -- Natchez -- Biography.
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  • Princes -- Africa, West -- Biography.
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  • Muslims -- Mississippi -- Natchez -- Biography.
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  • Slavery -- Mississippi.
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    Kalin, Andrea.
    Duke, Bill, 1943-
    Jones, Raki.
    Mos Def (Rapper)
    Alford, Terry. Prince among slaves.
    National Black Programming Consortium.
    Spark Media (Firm)
    Duke Media (Firm)
    Unity Productions Foundation.
    PBS Home Video.
    ISBN: 
    0793694183
    9780793694181
    9781608834204
    Bib #: 
    758924
    Local Subjects: 
    DVD Resource.
    Genre: 
    Documentary films.
    Feature films.
    Films for the hearing impaired.
    Description: 
    1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
    Edition: 
    Widescreen format.
    Contents: 
    Prince among slaves -- Middle Passage -- TransAtlantic slave trade -- Natchez, Mississippi -- Foster's field -- Torn memories -- Escape and revelation -- King Cotton -- Starting anew -- Twenty years later -- Crossroads -- Dr. Cox's offer -- Narschalk -- Freedom -- Departure -- Most popular African in America -- ACS -- Backlash -- Last stop -- Journey home -- A dream fulfilled.
    Notes: 
    Based on the book: Prince among slaves / by Terry Alford.
    Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
    Special features: "Dominion over others : slavery at home in the world" featurette; "Writing in the sand : the legacy of Muslim slavery" featurette; "Land of faith & liberty : the Muslim kingdom of Futa Jallon" featurette; interview with Mos Def.
    DVD; stereo.
    Performance rights: HOME: home use only.
    In English.
    Closed-captioned.
    Summary: 
    The true story of Abd al-Rahman Ibrahima Ibn Sori, a West African prince who was sold into slavery in 1788, eventually ending up in Natchez, Mississippi.
    Performer(s): 
    Narrated by Mos Def.
    Audience: 
    Not rated PBS Home Video.
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    St. Cloud Public LibraryDVD Collection306.362 PriCheck ShelvesVideo Resource Collection - DigitalRequest This Copy
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