City of Marrakesh | Africa's Great Civilizations
Clip: Season 1 | 2m 44s
When it was founded in the year 1070, Marrakesh was a center of politics and law, but it soon began to attract merchants and craftsmen from the surrounding regions. Learn more in Africa's Great Civilizations with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., premiering at 9/8c February 27 on PBS.
Aired: 02/27/17Video has closed captioning.