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In his new six-hour series, Africa’s Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century. Part 1 airs Tuesday, February 28th at 9:00, part 2 airs Wednesday at 9:00 and part 3 airs Thursday at 9:00.