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Dark Passages.

Grade Levels: 6 - 12
Core Subject(s): Social Studies
Length: 00:49:49
Usage rights: Download and retain personal copies in perpetuity.

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It started with chains and treachery. Travel to West Africa and Virginia to see the impact of the Atlantic slave trade. Via interviews, slave narratives, and dramatization, travel from the "Door of No Return" in the House of Slaves on Goree Island off the coast of Dakar, Senegal, to the village of Jufurreh on the Gambia River. Jufurreh is the ancestral home of Alex Haley of ROOTS fame.



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